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Brown, Sandra A.; And Others – 1993
Research has documented the genetic contribution of paternal alcoholism and Antisocial Personality Disorder as risk factors for adolescent deviant behavior, including substance abuse. Teens (n=147) between the ages of 12 and 19 years and their parents participated in the study. The sample consisted of 74 substance abusing teens/families drawn from…
Descriptors: Adolescent Behavior, Adolescent Development, Alcoholism, Antisocial Behavior
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Campbell, Nancy B.; And Others – Adolescence, 1988
Explored differences between 35 women who had abortions as teenagers and 36 women who had abortions as adults. Respondents reported on their premorbid psychiatric histories, the decision-making process itself, and postabortion distress symptoms. Antisocial and paranoid personality disorders, drug abuse, and psychotic delusions were significantly…
Descriptors: Abortions, Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Adults
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McKay, James R.; Buka, Stephen L. – Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 1994
Presents findings from research programs: first on substance abuse in juvenile offenders/adolescents with psychiatric/behavioral disorders focused on treatment issues (attributions for substance use, beliefs about effects of drugs, perceptions of family functioning); and second on psychiatric disorders in adolescent substance abuse patients…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Antisocial Behavior, Behavior Disorders, Counseling Techniques
Rosenstein, Diana S.; Horowitz, Harvey A. – 1993
This study examined the role of attachment in adolescent psychopathology among psychiatrically hospitalized adolescents. Subjects consisted of 60 adolescents and 27 of their mothers. Measures included the Adult Attachment Interview classification for both the adolescents and their mothers, and a battery of diagnostic and personality assessment of…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Attachment Behavior, Clinical Diagnosis, Hospitalized Children
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Reiss, Steven – Mental Retardation, 1982
Survey responses from 66 adult referrals to a mental health clinic for mentally retarded persons revealed that four diagnostic groupings (schizophrenic symptomatology, antisocial behavior, depression, and personality disorder) accounted for 51 of the 66 referrals. Results emphasized the need for mental health services for this population. (CL)
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, Emotional Disturbances, Emotional Problems, Mental Health Clinics
Frame, Cynthia L.; And Others – 1984
Previous research with adult subjects has indicated that the California Psychological Inventory (CPI) Socialization Scale (SO) is one of the most useful assessment instruments for the identification of individuals with antisocial personality disorder. In order to develop a simple measure to better identify those children at risk for future…
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, Elementary Education, Elementary School Students, High Risk Persons
Brennan, Patricia A.; Mednick, Sarnoff A. – 1990
Hyperactive children appear to be at an increased risk for antisocial behavior in life. Follow-up studies using self-report and official criminal data have found that hyperactive children are more likely than controls to commit crimes, to be arrested for crimes, to be convicted of crimes, and to be diagnosed with Antisocial Personality Disorder in…
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, At Risk Persons, Behavior Patterns, Children
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Wilkinson, Hannah Roslyne; Jones Bartoli, Alice – British Journal of Educational Psychology, 2021
Background: Childhood antisocial behaviour has been associated with poorer teacher-student relationship (TSR) quality. It is also well-established that youth with antisocial behaviour have a range of emotion-related deficits, yet the impact of these students' emotion-related abilities on the TSR is not understood. Furthermore, the addition of the…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Student Behavior, Child Behavior, Antisocial Behavior
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Clarizio, Harvey F. – Psychology in the Schools, 1992
Several controversies surround differentiation between socially maladjusted and seriously emotionally disturbed. Central to controversy is interpretation of social maladjustment as restricted to include socialized aggressive and adjudicated delinquents or broadened to include Conduct Disorders, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, and antisocial…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Antisocial Behavior, Children, Delinquency
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Diamantopoulou, Sofia; Verhulst, Frank C.; van der Ende, Jan – Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 2010
This study examined the development of antisocial personality problems (APP) in young adulthood from disruptive behaviors and internalizing problems in childhood and adolescence. Parent ratings of 507 children's (aged 6-8 years) symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, and anxiety, were linked to…
Descriptors: Personality Problems, Behavior Problems, Antisocial Behavior, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Garcia-Peltoniemi, Rosa E. – 1987
Refugees, like most other migrants, are at increased risk for various forms of psychopathology. This paper documents the relationship between refugee migration and psychopathology by reviewing pertinent epidemiological, clinical, and survey studies from the refugee literature. The picture that emerges shows consistently increased levels of serious…
Descriptors: Clinical Diagnosis, Cultural Context, Depression (Psychology), Mental Disorders
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Aziz, Saman SH.; Ali, Sirwan K. – Journal of Education and Practice, 2015
Background and objectives: Personality disorders are enduring, persistent and pervasive disorders of inner experience and behavior that cause distress or significant impairment in social functioning. They have strong relationship to offending and violence; our aim in the study was to determine the prevalence rate of each specific types of…
Descriptors: Personality Problems, Males, Institutionalized Persons, Correctional Institutions
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Burnam, M. Audrey; And Others – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1988
Used cross-sectional probability sample of 3,132 household adults to compare lifetime diagnoses of nine major mental disorders between respondents who had been sexually assaulted and those who had not. Found sexual assault predictive of later onset of major depressive episodes, substance abuse, and anxiety disorders, but not related to later onset…
Descriptors: Adults, Antisocial Behavior, Anxiety, Child Abuse
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Lindsay, William R.; Steptoe, Lesley; McVicker, Ronnie; Haut, Fabian; Robertson, Colette – Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2018
In "DSM-5" there has been a move to dimensional personality disorder (PD) diagnosis, incorporating personality theory in the form of the five-factor model (FFM). It proposes an alternative assessment system based on diagnostic indicators and the FFM, while retaining "DSM-IV" categorical criteria. Four individuals with…
Descriptors: Clinical Diagnosis, Personality Problems, Mental Disorders, Intellectual Disability
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Donatone, Brooke – Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, 2016
College students may be misdiagnosed as personality disordered when in fact their problems are better explained by their upbringing. Growing up with a personality disordered parent may cause them to initially present with what appear to be personality disordered traits due to issues such as not learning adequate coping skills. Accurate diagnosis…
Descriptors: Personality Problems, College Students, Higher Education, Parents
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