Tuesday, 21 May, 2019

Tag: Psychological

Working With People Who Aren't Self-Aware

Working With People Who Aren’t Self-Aware

Even though self-awareness— knowing who we are and how we’re seen — is important for job performance,  career success, and leadership effectiveness, it’s in remarkably short supply in today’s workplace. In our nearly five-year research programme on the subject, we’ve discovered that although 95% of people think they’re self-aware, only 10 to

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Kleptomania

Kleptomania

Kleptomania is the recurrent inability to resist urges to steal items that you generally don’t really need and that usually have little value. Kleptomania is a rare but serious mental health disorder that can cause much emotional pain to you and your loved ones if not treated. Kleptomania is a

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Voyeuristic Disorder

Voyeuristic Disorder

Voyeurism is the achievement of sexual arousal by observing people who are naked, disrobing or engaging in sexual activity. When observation is of unsuspecting people, this sexual behaviour often leads to problems with the law and relationships. The voyeuristic disorder involves acting on voyeuristic urges or fantasies with a nonconsenting person or experiencing

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Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder

An obsessive-compulsive personality disorder is characterised by a pervasive preoccupation with orderliness, perfectionism, and control (with no room for flexibility) that ultimately slows or interferes with completing a task. Diagnosis is by clinical criteria. Treatment is with psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioural therapy, and SSRIs. Because patients with obsessive-compulsive personality disorder need

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