Schizoid Personality Disorder Resources, Support and References
Schizoid Personality Disorder Support Groups
There are various agencies that can provide support and encouragement to people suffering from schizoid personality disorder.
American Psychiatric Association
The American Psychological Association has more than 38,000 member physicians all over the United States. Its primary mission is to promote the highest quality of care for individuals with mental illnesses.
Mental Health America
Established in 1909 by Clifford Beers, a former psychiatric patient, Mental Health America is geared towards educating individuals with mental illnesses and their families. It likewise aims to reduce obstacles to mental health treatment and services.
National Institute of Mental Health
NIMH sees a world wherein mental illnesses are prevented and cured. It seeks to transform basic understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through research clearing the way for prevention, cure, and recovery.
National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI is the largest grassroots organization for people with mental illness as well as their families. It has branches in over 1,100 local communities all over the United States. It is working towards ensuring that all persons with mental disorders will get similar services that they need and deserve in a timely manner.
Schizoid Personality Disorder References
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Schizoid Personality Disorder Topics
|Bipolar Disorder – Manic Depression, Mood Disorder, Mania, Depression, Hypomania|
|Borderline Personality Disorder – Changes in Mood, Unstable Social Relationships, Distorted Self Image, Dissociation|
|Schizophrenia – Abnormal Perception and Expression of Reality, Hallucination, Delusion, Paranoid, Disorganized Speech|
|Schizotypal Personality Disorder – Mood Changes, Paranoid, Social Anxiety, Delusion|