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Do most alcoholics have personality disorders?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
8 doctors agree

In brief: ADHD

According to an american psychiatry association report, the majority of alcoholics are people with untreated adhd, at least.
Folks with personality disorders and other neuropsychiatric problems are also at higher risk for acohol abuse.

In brief: ADHD

According to an american psychiatry association report, the majority of alcoholics are people with untreated adhd, at least.
Folks with personality disorders and other neuropsychiatric problems are also at higher risk for acohol abuse.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Addiction Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Unknown.

Drinking alcohol distorts the personality; diagnosing a personality disorder while the alcoholic is drinking is a form of denial.

In brief: Unknown.

Drinking alcohol distorts the personality; diagnosing a personality disorder while the alcoholic is drinking is a form of denial.
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
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