Paranoid Personality Disorder (PPD) is a mental disorder characterized by paranoia and a pervasive, long-standing suspiciousness and generalized mistrust of others. A person with paranoid personality disorder will nearly always believe that other people’s motives are suspect or even malevolent.
People with this disorder:
Unforgiving and hold grudges.
Hypersensitive and take criticism poorly.
Read hidden meanings in the innocent remarks or casual looks of others.
Related Journals of Paranoid Personality Disorder
Pscyhopathology Article List, Psychology & Psychotherapy, Applied and rehabilitation psychology: open access, Acta Psychopathologica, Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, Journal of Psychiatric Research, International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, Journal of Traumatic Stress, International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, The European Journal of Psychiatry.