Schizoid Personality Disorder

Schizoid Personality DisorderA person with schizoid personality disorder has a longtime pattern of detachment from social relationships and a restricted range of expression of emotions in interpersonal settings, beginning by early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts.

‘Uncommon’ to 7.5% of the general population has schizoid personality disorder.

People with schizoid personality disorder will have a majority of the following symptoms: .

  • dislike intimate relationships or being a part of a family
  • enjoys a few (if any) solitary activities
  • little interest in sexual experiences
  • lack close friends
  • indifferent when praised or criticized
  • shows coldness and detachment