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teen Dependent Personality Disorder



October 2010

Teen Dependent Personality Disorder

by Staff, on at risk youth, Dependent Personality Disorder, DPD, DPD treatment, teen Dependent Personality Disorder, teen disorder, Teen DPD, teen personality disorder

DPD or Dependent Personality Disorder falls under the group of anxiety personality disorders, which are easily recognized by great feelings of fear and nervousness. Teens with DPD feel helpless, they are submissive and they need someone to reassure them of every little thing, they are basically unable to make their own decisions and depend heavily on others. Dependent Personality Disorder is a very frequent personality disorder found equally in both…