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What are common traits of people with schizoid personality disorder?

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People with schizoid personality disorder often are reclusive, organizing their lives to avoid contact with other people. They may:

  • Not desire close relationships, even with family members.
  • Choose solitary jobs and activities.
  • Take pleasure in few activities, including sex.
  • Have no close friends, except first-degree relatives.
  • Have difficulty relating to others.
  • Be indifferent to praise or criticism.
  • Be aloof and show little emotion.
  • Daydream or create vivid fantasies of complex inner lives.

From: Schizoid Personality Disorder WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE:  Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on April 06, 2019

SOURCE:  Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on April 06, 2019

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