The role of migration processes and cultural factors in the classification of personality disorders
Migrants and ethnic minorities are at risk of being under- and overdiagnosed with personality disorders (PDs). A culturally informed approach to the classification of PDs guides clinicians in incorporating migration processes and cultural factors, to arrive at a reliable and valid assessment of personality pathology. In this article, we provide a tentative framework to highlight specific interactions between personality disorders, migration processes, and cultural factors.
The role of migration processes and cultural factors in the classification of personality disorders. Auteurs: Ardalan Najjarkakhaki en Samrad Ghane