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Could a kid be a jd instead of a sociopath?

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In brief: Not mutually...

..Exclusive. Juvenile delinquency is a frequent early manifestation of sociopathic personality.

In brief: Not mutually...

..Exclusive. Juvenile delinquency is a frequent early manifestation of sociopathic personality.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology

In brief: Yes

Children can go through brief periods of delinquent behavior with or without being diagnosed with conduct disorder, However, if the behaviors of delinquency are repeated that meet the clinical criteria of conduct disorder past the age of 18, the diagnosis then becomes antisocial personality disorder.

In brief: Yes

Children can go through brief periods of delinquent behavior with or without being diagnosed with conduct disorder, However, if the behaviors of delinquency are repeated that meet the clinical criteria of conduct disorder past the age of 18, the diagnosis then becomes antisocial personality disorder.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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