All You Need To Know About Histrionic Personality Disorder: Symptoms And Treatment

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Mental health is something which is even more important that physical health because only if you would be mentally fit then only you would be able to help all your physical problems. Nowadays people do suffer from many mental illness as well and some of them are temporary which happens due to excessive stress and goes away when the level of stress is reduced but some mental illness comes since birth or due to genetic problem which are really very dangerous and these kind of mental illness usually stays up for lifelong though situations can be fixed up the symptoms or the main problem cannot be cured completely. Histrionic personality disorder is one of them which completely change the ability of a person to think rather it completely changes the thinking of a person. This problem can be genetic and usually people develop this since childhood because of several other reasons such as abuse, loneliness etc. Here are some symptoms of histrionic personality disorder that you should know in order to recognize it properly:

Being center of attraction is what they want all the time:

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It is quite uncomfortable for them if they are not the center of attraction; they try real hard to be the center of attraction. Ignorance is something which fears them the most and just to ensure that they are not ignore they try to attempt many weird things. They stay happy till all the attention is on them and everyone is talking about them.

They have seductive as well as flirtatious behavior:

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As you know that they love to grab attention and to do so they flirt or appear seductive in front of opposite gender so that the opposite person could not move his/her attention from the person suffering from histrionic personality disorder. They might even do weird things in public which might not look appropriate but everything they do is just to be in the limelight.

Shift emotion quickly:

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As because they love attention so they might be attracted towards person whom they thing is making them the priority. Priority matters a lot for them and it they won’t be satisfied with it then leaving is the only option for them. At times you would notice that they would be madly in love with you and just in another moment they can replace you with someone else and can start hating you as well.

Easily influenced:

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Dealing with them is such a task just because of the fact that anyone can influence them. Just because they get influenced by others a lot so getting work done by them is easy and it is also true that they are the one who breaks relationship too quickly just because they are influence by others to do so. This is the one of the most dangerous sign of this disorder as it can destroy life.

Selfish as well as sensitive:

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They don’t have as such sensitivity but they break from inside if any of their point is not approved by others. They always ensure about approval and if they are not approved then situation can become bad and criticism is something they cannot bear at all.

Treatment:

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Generally people who suffer from such kind of disorder do not thing that it is even a problem because by the time this disorder becomes a part of their life and they assume it is normal. So getting into therapies or any medication is just useless for them and they generally avoid therapies. So in this situation talking help the most do what they like and as you know you can easily influence them then try to change their thinking towards world.

These were few symptoms as well as treatments of histrionic personality disorder just to help you a little bit.

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