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  • Conduct Disorder
  • Thus, we know that his long-term outlook without treatment is relatively poor: 40% of children with conduct disorder go on to be convicted of three offences by age 17 ( Farrington, 1995 ), so saying that he will 'grow out of it' would be untrue. (rcpsych.org)
  • Although the cause of conduct disorder is multi-factorial and varies from case to case, it does include genetically determined temperamental predisposition and harsh parenting ( Rutter et al , 1998 ). (rcpsych.org)
  • major depressi
  • This study uses a randomized controlled trial design to compare the psychological effects of surf therapy to hike therapy in active duty service members who have been diagnosed with major depressive disorder. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This prospective, longitudinal randomized controlled trial will enroll up to 86 active duty service members with major depressive disorder who are seeking surf or hike therapy as part of their standard medical care. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Consenting active duty service members with major depressive disorder will be randomized to receive 6 weeks of either surf or hike therapy. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Over half of patients with schizotypal personality disorder have had ≥ 1 episode of major depressive disorder, and 30 to 50% of them have major depressive disorder when schizotypal personality disorder is diagnosed. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Patients often also have a depressive disorder (eg, major depressive disorder, dysthymia), anorexia nervosa , a substance use disorder (especially cocaine), or another personality disorder ( histrionic , borderline , paranoid ). (merckmanuals.com)
  • pervasive
  • Schizotypal personality disorder is characterized by a pervasive pattern of intense discomfort with and reduced capacity for close relationships, by distorted cognition and perceptions, and by eccentric behavior. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Narcissistic personality disorder is characterized by a pervasive pattern of grandiosity, need for adulation, and lack of empathy. (merckmanuals.com)
  • comorbidities
  • To explore the psychiatric comorbidities and psychosocial stressors among a population of adults treated for anxiety disorders at the outpatient unit of a tertiary psychiatric facility in Bloemfontein. (scielo.org.za)
  • 8 Because much of what is known about the patterns of comorbidities of anxiety disorders is based on either international studies or information gathered through research conducted on the South African general population, little is known about the potentially complicating comorbidities of anxiety disorders as they present locally in patients in a tertiary psychiatric setting, or about the psychosocial challenges these patients face. (scielo.org.za)
  • childhood
  • The chapter organization reflects a lifespan approach, with disorders typically diagnosed in childhood (such as neurodevelopmental disorders) at the beginning of the manual, and those more typical of older adults (such as neurocognitive disorders) placed at the end. (mostpopularbooks.org)
  • This paper discusses, with examples, issues particular to childhood and adolescence that diagnostic systems need to address if they are to be useful. (cambridge.org)
  • Autistic Disorder is sometimes referred to as Early Infantile Autism, Childhood Autism, or Kanner's Autism. (healthyplace.com)
  • The measures included a self-administered questionnaire with a question about frequency of slapping and spanking during childhood, as well as an interviewer-administered questionnaire to measure psychiatric disorder. (cmaj.ca)
  • 'Not just about stuff' Often rooted in trauma, grief or loss from early childhood, hoarding disorder is "not just about 'stuff,'" said Jennifer Sampson, president and co-founder of The Hoarding Project, a Tacoma nonprofit that offers awareness and support for those affected by the malady. (realchangenews.org)
  • Some evidence suggests a link between this disorder and emotional and/or physical abuse and victimization during childhood. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Mood
  • Everyday discrimination was associated with anxiety disorders (95% AOR=2.08 CI 1.23 to 3.51), eating disorders (95% AOR=2.69 CI 1.38 to 5.22), and any disorder (95% AOR=2.18 CI 1.40 to 3.40), while neighbourhood drug problems contributed to mood (95% AOR=1.19 CI 1.04 to 1.36), substance disorders (95% AOR=1.37 CI 1.11 to 1.69) and any disorder (95% AOR=1.18 CI 1.03 to 1.34). (bmj.com)
  • autistic
  • Autistic Disorder, Autism: What is Autistic Disorder? (healthyplace.com)
  • The central features of Autistic Disorder are the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication, and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. (healthyplace.com)
  • Terms used to describe patients with the disorder include autistic-like, autistic tendencies, autism spectrum, and high-functioning or low-functioning autism. (healthyplace.com)
  • The cause of the brain abnormalities in Autistic Disorder may be the result of genetic or environmental factors, metabolic disorders like serotonin deficiency, viral infections such as German measles, or possibly complications during pregnancy or delivery. (healthyplace.com)
  • criteria
  • A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, flexible dose study to evaluate efficacy and safety of Pramipexole versus placebo for 6 weeks in children (age 6-17) diagnosed with Tourette Disorder according to DSM IV criteria. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Spectrum
  • Autism is a spectrum disorder, and although it is defined by a certain set of behaviors, children and adults with autism can exhibit any combination of these behaviors in any degree of severity. (healthyplace.com)