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A meta-analytic review of the relationships between the five-factor model and DSM-IV-TR personality disorders: a facet level analysis.
Theory and research have suggested that the personality disorders contained within the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR) can beExpand
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Using the five-factor model to represent the DSM-IV personality disorders: an expert consensus approach.
This study sought to extend previous work on the five-factor dimensional model (FFM) of personality disorder (PD) by developing more comprehensive FFM descriptions of prototypic cases. Specifically,Expand
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The Hierarchical Taxonomy of Psychopathology (HiTOP): A Dimensional Alternative to Traditional Nosologies
The reliability and validity of traditional taxonomies are limited by arbitrary boundaries between psychopathology and normality, often unclear boundaries between disorders, frequent disorderExpand
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Alternative dimensional models of personality disorder: finding a common ground.
The recognition of the many limitations of the categorical model of personality disorder classification has led to the development of quite a number of alternative proposals for a dimensionalExpand
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Consensus criteria for traumatic grief. A preliminary empirical test.
BACKGROUND Studies suggest that symptoms of traumatic grief constitute a distinct syndrome worthy of diagnosis. AIMS A consensus conference aimed to develop and test a criteria set for traumaticExpand
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The borderline diagnosis I: psychopathology, comorbidity, and personaltity structure
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a complex and serious mental disorder associated with severe functional impairment, substantial treatment utilization, and a high rate of mortality byExpand
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Personality disorders as extreme variants of common personality dimensions: can the Five-Factor Model adequately represent psychopathy?
The present study examined Widiger and Lynam's (1998) hypothesis that psychopathy can be represented using the Five-Factor Model (FFM) of personality. Participants in the study consisted of 481Expand
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Plate tectonics in the classification of personality disorder: shifting to a dimensional model.
The diagnostic categories of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders were developed in the spirit of a traditional medical model that considersExpand
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Assessing the basic traits associated with psychopathy: development and validation of the Elemental Psychopathy Assessment.
A new self-report assessment of the basic traits of psychopathy was developed with a general trait model of personality (five-factor model [FFM]) as a framework. Scales were written to assessExpand
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