DISTANCING AVOIDANT PERSONALITY DISORDER REVISED AND EXPANDED PDF
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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Return to Book Page. Penny rated it liked peesonality Sep 02, Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. In fact, nearly a third of his references are from Freud; other references include fictional works such as “Madame Bovary.
I later assume from what I’ve read about him he is gay himself so that solves the mystery.
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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. I would’ve liked to hear about people he has helped and that have made progress. As a matter of fact, the information itself is different then what can be found from other resources such as the internet.
Acceptance is feared as much as rejection, because avoidants fear compromising their identity and losing personal freedom. Read more Read less. Acceptance is feared as much as rejection, because avoidants fear compromising their identity and losing personal freedom.
Avoidant Personality Disorder, Revised and Expanded. Hardcoverpages. Kantor takes us through the history of this disorder, and into clinical treatment rooms, to see and hear how avoidants think, feel, and recover.
I stopped shortly before the end, a little humiliated I was causing others so much pain. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. He is the author of 11 other books, including Passive Aggression Praeger, and Homophobia Praeger, Almost like he was trying to fill the pages with something to say Preview — Distancing by Martin Kantor.
Laurence Dubois rated it it was ok May 14, Kantor describes the different therapeutic emphasis required for the four types of avoidants, including those who are withdrawn due to shyness and social phobia, such as people who intensely fear public speaking; those who relate easily, widely, and well, but cannot sustain relationships due to fear of closeness; those whose restlessness causes them to leave steady relationships, often without warning; and those who grow dependent on—and merge with—a single lover or family member and avoid relating to anyone else.
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. How to Love or Leave a Dismissive Partner. See all 14 reviews. Trauma and the Avoidant Client: Not Enabled Word Wise: Kantor demonstrates an uncanny ability to transform his extensive expertise into language that both the layperson and mental health professional will devour and put to immediate use Looking for insight and answers to get him the help he needs.
This book has a lot of information that is difficult to find anywhere else.
Avoidant Personality Disorder, 2nd Edition: What’s with all the gay stuff? Marsha rated it it was ok Mar 30, Most useful to practitioners, psychologists, psychiatrists, and general readers interested in this relatively neglected reivsed disorder.
Kantor describes the different therapeutic emphasis required for the four types of avoidants, including those who are withdrawn due ppersonality shyness and social phobia, such as people who intensely fear public speaking; those who relate easily, widely, and well, but cannot sustain relationships due to fear of closeness; those whose restlessness causes them to leave steady relationships, often without warning; and those who grow dependent on–and merge with–a single lover or family member and avoid relating to anyone else.
Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Kantor relies on pop-psychology ideals and strays lightyears away from the actual, accepted DSM-IV-R criteria for the disorder. Want to Read saving…. The avoidance reduction techniques presented in this book recognize that avoidants not only fear criticism and reviised, but also fear being flooded by their feelings and being depleted if they express them.
It is a must-read for anyone who is interested in human interaction. I was becoming confused reading these books.
Fear of expsnded Kantor focuses on a misunderstood but common condition that brings severe and pervasive anxiety about social contacts and relationships. Jun 17, Doan Huong rated it liked it.
Claire rated it liked it May 26, There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Same interviews of the same patience. I am not suffering from this but my son is and my hopes were high when I ordered these books.
It is OK, but it is very plodding and slow reading. Please try again later. Jackal42 rated it it was amazing Dec 21, I don’t really recommend the book. This book is an incoherent fantasy with no basis.
He has a strict opinion that almost sounds like he is making fun of the the avoidant