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What You Need to Know About Dependent Personality Disorder

Dependent Personality Disorder

Dependent personality disorder (DPD) can be challenging to live with. The constant need for reassurance and support from others that characterises this condition can be overwhelming and lead to feelings of anxiety and insecurity. However, there are ways to manage DPD and live a happy and fulfilling life. Read on to find out the common causes and treatment options for people struggling with a dependent personality disorder.

What is a dependent personality disorder?

A dependent personality disorder is a mental health condition that causes people to feel excessively needy and dependent on others. People with this disorder may have difficulty making decisions, trusting their judgment, and standing up for themselves. They may feel like they need constant reassurance and approval from others and may go t