SCHIZOID DISORDER OF CHILDHOOD OR ADOLESCENCE

In DSM-IV-TR, mental disorder distinguished by the absence of good friends besides relatives or very isolated children, lack of interest in forming friendships, lack of enjoyment of peer interactions, generally avoiding social contact, and disinterest in sporting or other activities involving children over a time period of at least three months.

SCHIZOID DISORDER OF CHILDHOOD OR ADOLESCENCE: "Amy has no friends, and is thought to be exhibiting symptoms associated with Schizoid Disorder of Childhood or Adolescence."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SCHIZOID DISORDER OF CHILDHOOD OR ADOLESCENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/schizoid-disorder-of-childhood-or-adolescence/ (accessed September 21, 2019).
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