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What is the mental disorder that makes you want to be right all the time?
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Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine
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In brief: Personality disorder
There is no specific mental health diagnosis (like depression, schizophrenia, or obsessive-compulsive disorder) that makes you want to be right all the time.
This kind of habit more reflects what are called personality disorders--which can include conditions like narcissism, sociopathy, etc. There are also negative personality traits like arrogance, aggressiveness, overconfidence, etc. That does.

In brief: Personality disorder
There is no specific mental health diagnosis (like depression, schizophrenia, or obsessive-compulsive disorder) that makes you want to be right all the time.
This kind of habit more reflects what are called personality disorders--which can include conditions like narcissism, sociopathy, etc. There are also negative personality traits like arrogance, aggressiveness, overconfidence, etc. That does.
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