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Can paranoid personality disorder (PPD) be prevented?

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PDD, which is a type of mental disorder, is not preventable. But with treatment, people with PDD can learn how to better manage their condition and to deal with different situations.

SOURCES:

MedlinePlus: "Paranoid personality disorder."

American Psychological Association: "Help for personality disorders."

Internet Mental Health: "Paranoid Personality Disorder."

National Institute of Mental Health: "Borderline Personality Disorder."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 30, 2020

SOURCES:

MedlinePlus: "Paranoid personality disorder."

American Psychological Association: "Help for personality disorders."

Internet Mental Health: "Paranoid Personality Disorder."

National Institute of Mental Health: "Borderline Personality Disorder."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 30, 2020

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