ERIC Number: EJ624448
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Controversial Issues in the Diagnosis of Narcissistic Personality Disorder: A Review of the Literature.
Rivas, Luis A.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v23 n1 p22-35 Jan 2001
Reviews the literature on some of the issues that have been proposed as controversial with the diagnosis of Narcissistic Personality Disorder. Discusses the issues of comorbidity that questions the validity of the diagnosis; dimensional models of classification and what constitutes a narcissistic personality disorder; and the role that culture plays in the diagnosis. (Contains 92 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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