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Schizoid personality disorder

  • Alternative Names

    Personality disorder - schizoid


    A person with schizoid personality disorder:

    • Appears aloof and detached
    • Avoids social activities that involve emotional intimacy with other people
    • Does not want or enjoy close relationships, even with family members

    Signs and tests

    Like other personality disorders, schizoid personality disorder is diagnosed based on a psychological evaluation and the history and severity of the symptoms.