schizoid


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Synonyms for schizoid

characterized by symptoms similar to but less severe than schizophrenia

of or relating to or characteristic of schizophrenia

marked by withdrawal and inability to form close relationships

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Conversely, persons affected by schizoid, schizotypal, and avoidant disorders shun activities that require interaction with others, whereas those who suffer from paranoid disorder are deeply distrustful of others.
So, it can be expressed that smart girls are healthier than smart boy and get lower mark in depression and schizoid.
For the personality disorders, it appeared that a 'big six' emerged: sadistic, paranoid, antisocial, narcissistic, schizoid and schizotypal," Coolidge and Singer wrote in their 2009 research paper.
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has turned in one of the best Jekyll and Hyde performances since Spencer Tracy took on the schizoid role in 1941.
The doctor divides his offices into "Drear" (the average patients) and "Spells" (the affairs), which makes fora fine physical model of his split self and incipient schizoid tendencies.
This schizoid setting will serve as the backdrop for different: facets of Merz's multifarious practice: her works exploring the contingency and transformative potential of materials such as copper, wax, and water; her sculptures that skewer tropes of feminine craft, using woven nylon or copper thread constructions to embrace the interpenetration of private and public realms; and her recent stylized drawings and clay studies of heads.
As Ritter prepared to exit the governor's mansion last month, editorial writers pondered the success of his four years in office: his schizoid stance between labor and business; his championing of education and health-care reform during one of the toughest economic climates in U.
The Prisoner ITV1, 9pm This week's offering, a revamp of classic 1967 episode The Schizoid Man, sees Six encountering a double seemingly intent on killing Two.
With glaring disparities in the country that almost appear schizoid, politics as an instrument of grassroots transformation has acquired urgency.
Cases represent examples of complex problems such as character disorder with masochistic features, emotionally unstable personality with psychotic potential, and schizoid with marked hypochondriacal features.
Sula is best known for her work in defining the schizoid personality disorders of children, which was an important forerunner to the understanding of the complex and fascinating group of autistic conditions which range from severe autism to mild forms of Asperger's syndrome.
This schizoid pattern - of appreciation followed by depreciation - was observed in the Korean won, Brazilian real and others.
For us to entertain Charles as the Antichrist, we pretty much need to expect a schizoid personality change in the man.
21st Century schizoid man Ian Beale underwent his latest multiple-personality change and turned into a money-lender.
At this point in the Manny image rehabilitation process, do you consider his biggest struggle with 'roids having to do with being a bit too schizoid or simply just chock full 'o steroids?