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Passive-aggressive personality disorder

  • Alternative Names

    Personality disorder - passive-aggressive


    Treatment

    Counseling may help the person identify and change the behavior.


    Support Groups


    Expectations (prognosis)

    The outcome can be good with treatment.


    Complications
    • Alcohol abuse or other drug abuse or dependence
    • Poor career development, despite good intelligence

    Calling your health care provider

    Call your health care provider if you or your child has symptoms of passive-aggressive personality disorder.