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What sort of disease is a conduct disorder?

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Dr. Robert Woods
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Childhood Disorders

Conduct disorder is defined as a group of behavioral and emotional problems in children and adolescents.
Symptoms include aggression towards people and animals, destruction of property (fire setting), deceitfulness, lying, stealing, and serious violations of rules. Children exhibiting any of these symptoms need a comprehensive evaluation by a child/adolescent psychiatrist.

In brief: Childhood Disorders

Conduct disorder is defined as a group of behavioral and emotional problems in children and adolescents.
Symptoms include aggression towards people and animals, destruction of property (fire setting), deceitfulness, lying, stealing, and serious violations of rules. Children exhibiting any of these symptoms need a comprehensive evaluation by a child/adolescent psychiatrist.
Dr. Robert Woods
Dr. Robert Woods
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Dr. Kevin Passer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Parenting book

Check out this book on kindle: parenting the kids according to a child psychiatrist.
Good luck.

In brief: Parenting book

Check out this book on kindle: parenting the kids according to a child psychiatrist.
Good luck.
Dr. Kevin Passer
Dr. Kevin Passer
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Dr. Kevin Passer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Conduct probs

Check out this book on kindle: parenting the kids according to a child psychiatrist.
Good luck.

In brief: Conduct probs

Check out this book on kindle: parenting the kids according to a child psychiatrist.
Good luck.
Dr. Kevin Passer
Dr. Kevin Passer
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Dr. Taliba Foster
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: What is conduct d/p?

A set of behaviors seen in children over the age of 16.
This includes (but is not limited to) stealing, conning people, skipping school, bullying, threatening others, and damaging property.

In brief: What is conduct d/p?

A set of behaviors seen in children over the age of 16.
This includes (but is not limited to) stealing, conning people, skipping school, bullying, threatening others, and damaging property.
Dr. Taliba Foster
Dr. Taliba Foster
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Dr. Glen Elliott
Conduct disorder can affect younger children too, but the features of the disorder typically restrict it to teenagers. Broadly, it is a systematic breaking of social rules for the purpose of breaking the rules of from a belief that they do not apply to the individual.
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