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A 24-year-old member asked:

What exactly does it mean if i was just diagnosed with ocpd/hpd?

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Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Styles of behavior.: Ocpd (obsessive compulsive personality disorder) and hpd (histrionic personality disorder) are in two groups of personality disorders. Hpd is in cluster b and ocpd cluster c. There is an a. Generally people don't have personality disorders in 2 different groups. These behaviors when disabling are considered disorders. If not disabling they are personality traits. Counseling and meds can help.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 34 years experience
OCPD/HPD: I am assuming u r referring to obsessive compulsive personality disorder & histrionic personality disorder. If not, please resubmit & i will try to help.
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