Read about histrionic personality disorder, in which self-esteem depends on the approval and notice of others.
The exact cause of histrionic personality disorder is unknown. Scientists believe it is an outcome of both environmental and genetic factors.
histrionic personality disorder a personality disorder characterized by dramatic, attention-seeking, overly reactive, and intensely expressed behavior. Individuals ...
Histrionic personality disorder (HPD) is defined by the American Psychiatric Association as a personality disorder characterized by a pattern of excessive attention ...
Histrionic personality disorder is characterized by a long-standing pattern of attention seeking behavior and extreme emotionality. Someone with histrionic
HPD Introduction Histrionic Personality Disorder is characterized by an extreme interest in drawing the attentions of others, favorable or unfavorable, to oneself.
Excessively dramatic or emotional, especially with the intention to draw attention. 1848, Thomas De Quincey, Oliver Goldsmith (review of John Forster, Life ...
Histrionic Personality Disorder is characterized by constant attention-seeking, emotional overreaction, and suggestibility. This personality's tendency to over ...
Histrionic personality disorder is a mental condition in which people act in a very emotional and dramatic way that draws attention to themselves.
Social Functioning Individuals with histrionic personality disorder often act out a role (e.g., "victim" or "princess") in their interpersonal relationships.