This chapter describes the involvement of self within the anxious and fearful cluster, and focuses on the most common and most researched disorder within this cluster – obsessive–compulsive personality disorder (OCPD) – as an exemplar for the impact of self-concept in etiology, maintenance, and treatment within the cluster C personality disorders. This chapter summarizes and builds on previous theorizing by notable workers in the field.
|Title of host publication||The Self in Understanding and Treating Psychological Disorders|
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
|Number of pages||11|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
Nedeljkovic, M., Moulding, R., Kyrios, M., & Mathews, S. (2016). The self in obsessive-compulsive personality disorder. In The Self in Understanding and Treating Psychological Disorders (pp. 179-189). Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139941297.019