What Is Histrionic Personality Disorder? Amber Heard Court Diagnosis Explained

Apsychologist called to testify by actor Johnny Depp's attorneys said on Tuesday that ex-wife Amber Heard could have a personality disorder.

Dr. Shannon Curry, a licensed clinical and forensic psychologist in California and Hawaii

Contact uswas called by Depp's legal team to provide expert testimony on any potential intimate partner violence in Depp and Heard's relationship.

Under oath, Curry said she carried out a psychological evaluation of Heard, using case documents

medical records, mental health treatments, and audio and video records, eventually concluding that she met the criteria for histrionic personality disorder

Curry testified that she met with Heard on December 10 and 17 for a total of 12 hours.

"The results of Ms. Heard's evaluation supported two diagnoses...borderline personality disorder and histrionic personality disorder,

Based on the exam results, Curry labeled Heard as a "3-6" code type. That, she explained