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Paranoid Personality Disorder Treatment

Treatment for a paranoid personality disorder usually includes a combination of mental health counseling, group psychotherapy, and medications. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants, anticonvulsants, and antipsychotic medications are the most commonly prescribed to treat paranoid personality disorder.

Treatment options for paranoid personality disorder include:

Paranoid Personality Disorder Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat paranoid personality disorder:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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