Narcissism, Perfectionism, and Self-Termination from Treatment in Outpatient Cocaine Users

  title={Narcissism, Perfectionism, and Self-Termination from Treatment in Outpatient Cocaine Users},
  author={W. McCown and G. Carlson},
  journal={Journal of Rational-Emotive and Cognitive-Behavior Therapy},
  • W. McCown, G. Carlson
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Rational-Emotive and Cognitive-Behavior Therapy
  • This study examines perfectionism in individuals with a Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-IV, Text Revised [American Psychiatric Association, 2000. Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed.). Text revision (DSM-TV-TR). Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association] diagnosis of Narcissistic Personality Disorder and a coexisting diagnosis of cocaine abuse or dependence. Participating clients were treated in outpatient settings that provided cognitive-behavioral therapy… CONTINUE READING
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