antisocial personality disorder

(redirected from Anti-social personality disorder)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for antisocial personality disorder

a personality disorder characterized by amorality and lack of affect

References in periodicals archive ?
The Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview (MINI) was used to detect previous and current psychiatric illnesses, including mood, anxiety, and psychotic, eating and anti-social personality disorders.
Widiger, Trull, Clarkin, Sanderson and Costa (2002) present results of research on patients who were diagnosed with Histrionic Personality Disorder and those who were diagnosed with Anti-Social Personality Disorder.
Menzies, who suffered from an anti-social personality disorder, had a dangerous fascination with violence, which grew from a troubled childhood.
Solicitor-General Elish Angiolini, QC, said Cameron was described as having an anti-social personality disorder and anger problems and had first been expelled from school at the age of 11 for assault.
A confidential report compiled for the Canadian Parole Board warned Wood suffered from anti-social personality disorder and was a risk to the community - particularly if he had access to alcohol.
These findings and others indicate that childhood ADHD represents a risk factor for later criminality but that this relationship is almost exclusively mediated by the onset of serious aggression during adolescence leading to development of an anti-social personality disorder in early adulthood.
Two psychologists who examined Herrera testified that he suffers from anti-social personality disorder and is a threat to commit sex crimes in the future.
Tenders are invited for contract for individual package of community-based support for a service user with autism, emotionally unstable personality disorder, anti-social personality disorder and a learning disability
The court heard Cockburn suffers an anti-social personality disorder and is bipolar.
Just weeks later Bradley denied he had access to guns, but was noted as having possible schizophrenia, anti-social personality disorder and druginduced psychosis.
Mehmet Ali Agca, who spent 29 years in jail, will be taken to a military facility and then to a hospital to renew a 2006 military hospital report which said he is not fit for obligatory military service because of "severe anti-social personality disorder," said Gokay Gultekin, his lawyer.
At Limerick Circuit Court yesterday, Judge Sean O'Donneabhain said it was obvious from all of the reports prepared for the court that McCarthy - who suffers from an anti-social personality disorder - remains a danger to others and the option of placing her in any setting other than prison was not open to him.
They showed a higher rate of comorbid psychiatric disorders like disorders of mood, anxiety, psychosis and eating; anti-social personality disorder (ASPD); and attention deficit hyperactive disorder all as measured by the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview Plus (MINI Plus).
In 1990, he was diagnosed with an anti-social personality disorder which made him egocentric, irresponsible, quick to lose his temper, deceitful, impulsive and reckless.