Narcissistic Personality Disorder

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1.00

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Expiration Date

31 Dec 2025

Last Reviewed

1 Jan 2023

Estimated Time To Finish

60 Minutes

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Activity Description

Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) is a complex personality disorder often detected with other affective and personality disorders. This activity outlines the evaluation of narcissistic personality disorder and discusses a multi-modal approach to treatment. This article also outlines complications related to personality disorder and discusses interprofessional approaches to the same.

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This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of social workers.

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At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be better able to:

  • Identify the etiology of narcissistic personality disorder.
  • Summarize the evaluation of narcissistic personality disorder.
  • Review management options available for narcissistic personality disorder.
  • Describe the complications of narcissistic personality disorder, including comorbid diagnosis and relation to suicidal behavior.

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