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happening or appearing now and then

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stopping and starting at irregular intervals

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Intermittent explosive disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement.
Assessment and treatment of intermittent explosive disorder. In J.
In any given year, intermittent explosive disorder affects between 2.7 percent and 3.9 percent of adults, or from 5.9 million to 8.5 million people, Kessler and his coworkers report.
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) News Release "Intermittent Explosive Disorder Affects up to 16 Million Americans", Monday, June 5, 2006
Intermittent Explosive Disorder -'episodes of aggressive outbursts resulting in either destruction of property or physical assaults on others'.
Eleven ICDs are discussed, including intermittent explosive disorder, self-injurious behavior, sexual compulsions, binge eating, compulsive shopping, and pathological gambling.
Psychosis, anxiety disorders, intermittent explosive disorder, and cursive seizures were seen at lower rates.
He discusses the general principles of diagnosis and treatment, and the causes, symptoms, and treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), learning disorders, autism spectrum disorders, anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorders, sensory integration dysfunction, tics and Tourette's syndrome, depression, bipolar disorder, oppositional defiant disorder and intermittent explosive disorder, and central auditory processing disorder, as well as the use of medications.
And children who lash out at teachers or students have also been diagnosed with a condition termed intermittent explosive disorder (IED).
Intermittent explosive disorder - becoming suddenly angry or throwing a tantrum MY OPINION: There are times each day when I feel like exploding but I have to hold myself in check - we all do as adults.
For maladaptive behavior that follows the episodic pattern of intermittent explosive disorder, the relative safety of buspirone' [beta]-blockers, and [alpha]-blockers makes them worth trying, although they are less likely to be effective, Dr.
All subjects had a diagnosis of one of the DSM-IV disruptive behavior disorders, antisocial personality disorder or intermittent explosive disorder; target behaviors included not only aggression but also other disruptive behaviors (e.g., self-injury).
Barrister Darren Whitehead said psychiatric reports showed Szczepaniak suffered from a treatable disorder called IED, or intermittent explosive disorder.
Lifetime and 1-month prevalence rates of intermittent explosive disorder in a community sample.
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