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Dependent Personality Disorder

(passive-dependent personality disorder)

Individuals with this Cluster C Personality Disorder use their submissive and clinging behavior toward others to elicit care, depending on them for initiative, reassurance, decision making, and advice.

Old criteria for this diagnosis.