Thursday, December 04, 2008

Personality Disorders Among Young Adults


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The New York Times reports that an extensive study found 1 in 5 young adults (ages 19 to 25) has a personality disorder that interferes with day to day life.

1 in 5 Young Adults Has Personality Disorder

Although recent tragedies on college campuses have raised awareness of these issues and their prevalence among young adults, the study's authors said there is a widespread lack of treatment for this group. They called upon parents and college administrators to address the need for more treatment for these issues.

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