Personality Disorders
Personality Disorders

Personality Disorders

by Helen Farrell, MD

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Are you familiar with the behavioral theories you need to understand psychiatric disorders? Who was Sigmund Freud and what theories did he develop about abnormal and pathologic behavior?

Find out this and even more in this personality disorders course. Your tutor is the board-certified Psychiatrist Helen M. Farrell from Harvard Medical School. She will make sure you understand these USMLE Step 2 topics and guide you to a perfect score.

Learn about:

  • Personality Disorders: Clusters A, B and C
  • Behavior Theories
  • Mature Defenses
  • Neurotic Defenses
  • Immature Defenses
  • Other Defenses

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Course Details

  • Videos 9
  • Duration 0:57 h
  • Quiz questions 42
  • Articles 3


Your Educators of course Personality Disorders

 Helen Farrell, MD

Helen Farrell, MD

Dr. Farrell is a Harvard Medical School faculty member and board certified psychiatrist with a private practice in Boston. She has experience in patient care, teaching and in treating psychological disorders in various settings, including the Emergency Department, inpatient units and outpatient settings. She has translated difficult concepts in various psychology genres to educational videos via TED-Ed. Dr. Farrell is also well published in the field of forensic psychology and has appeared as an expert witness in court multiple times.

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nicely explained
By Caroleen N. on 12. September 2018 for Personality Disorders

very well explained presentation. examples and differentiations are very clear

Best of the best.
By Neuer N. on 06. June 2018 for Personality Disorders

I choose this rating because the course have the best way to mastering the most important themes of personality disorders.

the explanations are concise and clear
By Juanita M. on 15. May 2018 for Cluster C Personality Disorders

The disorders are well explained, the examples help to understand more easily and the therapeutic approach for these patients is useful

Great presentation
By Paramjit V. on 22. November 2017 for Cluster C Personality Disorders

Explicit explanation and very well presented Short and concise and I really loved the questions which made the disorders more easy to grasp.