Malingering may be comorbid with alcohol and substance abuse, factitious disorder such as Ganser and Munchausen Syndromes, conversion disorder and especially antisocial personality
Comorbidity of antisocial personality
and mood disorders among psychoactive substance-dependent treatment clients, journal of Personality Disorders, 10, 56-67.
Table 1 Baseline characteristics of pathological gamblers by antisocial personality
disorder status and sex No Antisocial Antisocial Personality
Disorder Personality Disorder Male Female Male (26) Female (101) (89) (10) Employed full time, % 66.
The risk factors known to influence the probability of committing a criminal act include: social influences of criminality, substance misuse, antisocial personality
and cognitions, low levels of belongingness to family, low gratification in employment, limited educational attainment, and limited involvement in non-criminal activities (Andrews & Bonta, 2010; Andrews, Bonta, & Wormith, 2006).
There is a difference between component of the executive functions of the brain of people with antisocial personality
disorder and no personality disorder.
Let's consider what individuals with substance use issues and those with antisocial personality
disorder have in common.
Bullies also had a higher incidence of antisocial personality
The editors chose to include chapters on antisocial personality
development and the development of borderline personality disorder.
Louisiana, (8) the Supreme Court drew a seemingly clear line in ruling that an insanity acquittee, with only antisocial personality
disorder and no other active mental health diagnosis, despite remaining dangerous, could not be retained in a psychiatric hospital.
Disorder: This disorder is characterized by the use of deceitful acts for personal gain or satisfaction as well as a flagrant disregard for and exploitation of others (American Psychiatric Association, 2000).
Psychopathy is related to, but distinct from, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders' (DSM-1V) diagnosis of antisocial personality
In addition, 54 percent of offenders with ADHD, versus 30 percent of offenders without ADHD, met criteria for antisocial personality
disorder, and 52 percent of offenders with ADHD, versus 23 percent of those without ADHD, met criteria for borderline personality disorder.
disorder; treatment, management and prevention.
HMP Grendon, which opened in 1962 as an experimental psychiatric prison for inmates with antisocial personality
disorders, continues to offer therapeutic care for offenders.
For instance, the National Comorbidity Survey found that the odds of developing alcohol or drug dependence increased five-fold in the presence of conduct disorder without adult antisocial disorder and 10 to 14-fold if only adult antisocial personality
disorder or both conduct and antisocial disorder were present (6).