antisocial personality disorder


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Synonyms for antisocial personality disorder

a personality disorder characterized by amorality and lack of affect

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At least two perspectives should be highlighted here: Firstly, the juridical, in which the "delinquent" label can be applied only to those people who have been considered guilty by a judge after committing a crime; and secondly, classic psychiatry, in which diagnostic categories, such as dissocial disorder or antisocial personality disorder, apply to patients with a series of symptoms specified in classification system manuals, such as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V; American Psychiatric Association, 2013) or the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10; World Health Organization, 1992).
Antisocial personality disorder had positive correlation with narcissistic (p <.001) and borderline (p <.001).
At lower levels, it appears to be associated with depression, suicide, violence, anxiety, schizophrenia, and severe personality disorders (including antisocial personality disorder and borderline personality disorder).
offender who was diagnosed with antisocial personality disorder. (51) In
Antisocial personality disorder had significant correlation with narcissistic r (98) = 0.42(p<0.01) and depressive personality disorder r (98) = 0.21(p<0.05).
There are no large-scaled and methodological studies examining the relationship between aggression and serum thyroid hormone levels in samples with antisocial personality disorder In APD, two subgroups were identified as aggression at the forefront and aggression not at the forefront.
A greater association has been reported for Antisocial Personality Disorder (ASPD), with a 12.8 OR (CI: 7.4 to 14) (Yu et al., 2012), a similar risk to those who are addicted to alcohol or drugs.
Oppositional-defiant tendencies and conduct problems positively predict several psychosocial impairments (Pardini and Fite 2010), and they may develop, if not properly treated, into more serious conditions such as Antisocial Personality Disorder and psychopathy (Frick and Viding 2009; Grove et al.
She said she did not find any evidence of a psychotic disorder, but there were elements of paranoia and antisocial personality disorder. The prosecution says Mr Davies, of Hulah Lane, Wrexham, had gone to collect a drugs debt from Munkley's top floor flat, but was shot several times with a powerful crossbow, stabbed and slashed repeatedly, and probably beaten.
One of the challenges in working with such clients is a coexisting diagnosis of Antisocial Personality Disorder (ASPD; American Psychiatric Association, 2013).
(7) This paper will challenge the majority's assumption based on the scientific evidence of the connection between childhood conduct disorder and antisocial personality disorder in adulthood and present an argument supporting mandatory life without parole sentences for juvenile homicide offenders tried in adult courts.