Distancing: avoidant personality disorder / Martin Kantor. — Rev. and expanded p. cm. ISBN 0–––X (alk. paper). 1. Avoidant personality disorder. 2. Distancing has 32 ratings and 2 reviews. Carolina said: Even though I absolutely related to most of the examples, I expected to find some comfort reading. 1 quote from Distancing: Avoidant Personality Disorder, 2nd Edition: ‘Therefore, while social phobics and patients with AvPD both avoid out of fear, the.
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Jackal42 rated it it was amazing Dec 21, Penny rated it liked it Sep 02, Just a moment pesronality we sign you in to your Goodreads account. As far as where to go and what to do I thing this subject would be better absorbed in a college classroom rather than a book.
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Distancing: Avoidant Personality Disorder, 2nd Edition
Editorial Reviews Review “Recommended. However, not long into the book my antennae came up.
Marsha rated it it was ok Mar 30, Mar 13, Carolina rated it liked it. The avoidance reduction techniques presented in this book recognize expandde avoidants not only fear criticism and humiliation, but also fear being flooded by their feelings and being depleted if they express them. This book is nothing short of brilliant. Laurence Dubois rated it it was ok May 14, There’s a problem loading this menu right now.
I later assume from what I’ve read about him he is gay himself so that solves the mystery.
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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Trauma and the Avoidant Client: The avoidance reduction techniques presented in this book recognize that avoidants not only fear criticism and humiliation, but also fear being flooded by their feelings and being depleted if they express them.
For that reason alone it’s worth the hefty price knowing what pegsonality your symptoms fall under. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Kantor focuses on a misunderstood but common condition that brings severe and pervasive anxiety about social contacts and relationships.
Alexandru rated it did not like it Oct 12, Mark Butt rated it liked it Mar 24, Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents: Product details File Size: He offers psychotherapists a specific method for helping avoidants overcome their fear of closeness and commitments, and dislrder a guide for avoidants themselves to use for developing lasting, intimate, anxiety-free relationships.
Clinicians, researchers, and students seeking avoidwnt clear picture of what AvPD looks like and how it functions will find no such depiction in this book.
I am not suffering from this but my son is and my hopes were high when I ordered these books. I don’t really recommend the book.
Kantor is clearly out of touch with the scientific community. Most useful to practitioners, psychologists, psychiatrists, and general readers interested in this relatively neglected personality disorder. It is a must-read for personaliry who is interested in human interaction. Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser.
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I don’t care what strange beliefs his patients have Acceptance is feared as much as rejection, because avoidants fear compromising their identity and losing personal freedom. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Don’t waste your money with this book.