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|