Late Nights may Make Preteens Antisocial and Aggressive
If your pre-teen kid is exhibiting antisocial
behaviour, breaking the rules you lay down, or having problem paying attention , then the root cause could be the tendency he or she has for activities in the evening rather than in the morning.
The finding is based on a study conducted by resea...
Substance abuse linked to adult antisocial syndrome Antisocial
personality disorder is common in people who are into substance abuse.// This was the result of the study that was conducted by National Institute on Drug Abuse, US, and others after taking information from 43,000 adults of USA.
Antisocial personality disorder is a form of psychiatr...
Glucose metabolism and recidivism of severe violent crimes in alcohol intoxications
...-oxidative glucose metabolism predicts forthcoming violent offending among antisocial
violent offender males in a prospective 8-year follow-up study. "Usually, t...d using the insulin clamp / calorimetry method among 49 impulsive, violent, antisocial
male offenders during a forensic psychiatric examination. Those 17 offender...
For adolescent crime victims, genetic factors play lead role
...ehavior, and delinquents, particularly violent ones, tend to associate with antisocial
peers, I had reasons to suspect that genetic factors could influence the od...tly through behaviors," Beaver said. "The same genetic factors that promote antisocial
behavior may also promote victimization, because adolescents who engage in ...
A Lesson for Parents: Arguing in Front of Your Teens Has Lasting Impact, Researchers Find
...creased arguments at age 15, compared with their peers, had an elevated risk of major depression, alcohol abuse/dependence, drug dependence, and adult antisocial
behaviors at age 30. These participants also had a twofold risk for being unemployed as adults.
The study, lead-authored by co-investigator Dr. A...
Impulsive Kindergartners May Turn to Gambling
...e time they reach sixth grade, a Canadian study suggests.
Impulsiveness can lead to many problems, such as dropping out of school, substance abuse, antisocial
behavior and unemployment, and now gambling has been added to the list, the researchers said.
"There is something that's an underlying factor for b...
Thrill-Seekers' Brains May Be Wired Differently
...uary issue of Psychological Science , could indicate the way by which sensation-seeking can result in negative behaviors, such as substance abuse and antisocial
conduct, the researchers said.
"Individuals high in sensation-seeking not only are strongly activated by exciting, thrilling and potentially danger...
Stronger effort needed to prevent mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders in young people
...e, as well as rates of suicidal thoughts and attempts. And it significantly reduces the likelihood that highly aggressive boys will be diagnosed with antisocial
personality disorder as adults. Research has shown that programs that focus on enhancing social and emotional skills can also improve students' acade...
Smoking during pregnancy fosters aggression in children
... whose familial income is lower than $40,000 per year. Another risk factor for aggressive behaviour in offspring was smoking mothers with a history of antisocial
behaviour: run-ins with the law, high school drop-outs and illegal drug use.
Psychiatry professor and researcher Jean Sguin, of the Universit de M...
National rates of co-occurring substance use and mental disorders call for better service integration
...upport models for clients," says Dr. Rush. "We also found that across all levels of care, having a co-occurring disorder was strongly associated with antisocial
and challenging behaviour, legal involvement, and risk of suicide or self-harm."
In the second study, Prevalence of Co-occurring Substance Use and...
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personality disorder (ASPD or APD) is defined by ...gins in childhood or early adolescence and... antisocial
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Brain difference in psychopaths identified
...) and repeat offending, the biological basis of psychopathy remains poorly understood. Also some investigators stress mainly social reasons to explain antisocial
behaviours. To date, nobody has investigated the 'connectivity' between the specific brain regions implicated in psychopathy.
Earlier studies had ...
Study reveals specific gene in adolescent men with delinquent peers
...ly significant association between an affinity for antisocial
peer groups and a particular variation (called the...mth) showed no statistically relevant affinity for antisocial
"Our research has confirmed the impor...es found no statistically significant affinity for antisocial
peers, regardless of whether the girls lived in a ...
Prison study to investigate link between diet and behavior
...pends upon adequate amounts of minerals, vitamins and essential fatty acids in the diet.
This is a positive approach to preventing the problems of antisocial
and criminal behaviour," says Bernard Gesch, Director of Natural Justice. "It is simple, it seems to be highly effective and the only 'risk' from a be...
Evil genes made me do it
... While there have been numerous medical studies investigating the physiological and biochemical basis for behavioral disorders such as antisocial
personality disorder and borderline personality disorder, there have been virtually no comprehensive studies aimed at providing a physiological explan...
Environment, not genes, key in family relationships
... to explore the connections between them.
The adolescent variables were antisocial
behavior, autonomy, classroom engagement and success, depressive symptoms, ...ed positivity or negativity in family relationships, social responsibility, antisocial
behavior, and depressive symptoms. Independence and peer relationships. Th...