The Effects of Sertraline on Psychopathic Traits

The Effects of Sertraline on Psychopathic Traits

Int Clin Psychopharmacol. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2012 Nov 1. Published in final edited form as: Int Clin Psychopharmacol. 2011 Nov; 26(6): 329–337. doi:  10.1097/YIC.0b013e32834b80df PMCID: PMC3202964 NIHMSID: NIHMS322234 The Effects of Sertraline on Psychopathic Traits Boadie W. Dunlop,1 Jared A. DeFife,1 Lauren Marx,1 Steven J. Garlow,1 Charles B. Nemeroff,2 and Scott O. Lilienfeld1 Author information ► Copyright and License information ► The publisher’s final edited version of this article is available at Int Clin Psychopharmacol See other articles…

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Differentiating risk for mania and borderline personality disorder: The nature of goal regulation and impulsivity

Differentiating risk for mania and borderline personality disorder: The nature of goal regulation and impulsivity

  Differentiating risk for mania and borderline personality disorder: The  nature  of  goal  regulation  and  impulsivity Daniel Fulford a,b,n, Lori R. Eisner c, Sheri L. Johnson d a University of California, San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry, 401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143, USA b Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 2350 West El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040, USA c Bipolar  Clinic  and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital,  Department of  Psychiatry, Harvard Medical  School, 50 Staniford St., Ste …

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Self-Victimization

Self-Victimization

    Do you attribute control of your successes and failures to yourself or to some fated force outside of your purview? Whether it is your weight, your emotions, your spouse, your children, your paycheck–if you continually find yourself feeling angry, resentful or upset by the events in your life, reflect on who you blame for life’s ups and downs. How a person internalizes a particular point of view about control speaks volumes about their ability to live with a…

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Bipolar: Diagnosis to Treatment

Bipolar: Diagnosis to Treatment

  Lacy Milonas Bipolar: Diagnosis to Treatment   Bipolar (BD) is a manic-depressive disorder characterized by the presence of mood swings between manic or hypomanic episodes, and major depressive episodes. BD effects approximately 2.6% of the adult U.S. population, and approximately 1.8% of the U.S. pediatric population (Halfon, Labelle, Cohen, Guilé, & Breton, 2013). Those suffering from BD are at an estimated 15-fold increased risk for suicide compared to those not afflicted by BD (Muralidharan, Kotwicki, Cowperthwait, & Craighead, 2015)….

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Towards Dimensionality in Psychosis: A Conceptual Analysis of the Dimensions of Psychosis Symptom Severity

Towards Dimensionality in Psychosis: A Conceptual Analysis of the Dimensions of Psychosis Symptom Severity

    Brigham Young University BYU ScholarsArchive All Theses and Dissertations 2016-03-01   Towards Dimensionality in Psychosis: A Conceptual Analysis of the Dimensions of Psychosis Symptom Severity Jessica Abigail Carmona Brigham Young University   Follow this and additional works at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/etd Part of the Psychology Commons   BYU ScholarsArchive Citation Carmona, Jessica Abigail, “Towards Dimensionality in Psychosis: A Conceptual Analysis of the Dimensions of Psychosis Symptom Severity” (2016). All Theses and Dissertations. 6203. http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/etd/6203   This Thesis is brought to…

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Psychotherapy for People with Antisocial Personality Disorder

Psychotherapy for People with Antisocial Personality Disorder

    by Farid Chakhssi, Ph.D., Corine de Ruiter, Ph.D., & David Bernstein, Ph.D. Editor’s note: Drs. Chakhssi, de Ruiter, and Bernstein recently published an article, along with their co-author Dr. Truus Kersten, titled “Treating the untreatable: A single case study of a psychopathic inpatient treated with schema therapy” in Psychotherapy. Chakhssi, F., de Ruiter, C., & Bernstein,B. (2014, November). Psychotherapy for individuals with psychopathy/antisocial personality disorder: A new frontier. [Web Article]. Retrieved from http://www.societyforpsychotherapy.org/psychotherapy-for-individuals-with-psychopathy-antisocial-personality-disorder   Can individuals with psychopathy be treated? From…

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Personality disorders in a Dutch forensic psychiatric sample: changes with treatment

Personality disorders in a Dutch forensic psychiatric sample: changes with treatment

    280           Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 14, 280–290 2004 © Whurr Publishers Ltd PETER G.J. GREEVEN1 and CORINE DE RUITER2, 1Expertise Centre for Forensic Psychiatry, Utrecht, The Netherlands; 2Trimbos Institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands & Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands     ABSTRACT Background Evidence on the effectiveness of treatment for personality disorder (PD) is mixed, and there are very few data at all on outcomes for offender patients with PD. In the Netherlands there is…

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The epidemiology of personality disorders

The epidemiology of personality disorders

Paul Moran   What is meant by the term personality disorder? It is only possible to make meaningful statements about the epidemiology and management of a health problem, if an agreed definition of that problem exists. Unfortunately, health professionals do not agree about how best to define personality disorders, nor indeed whether the term personality disorder has any use at all. Despite over two decades of extensive research, psychiatrists and psychologists remain divided as to how these disorders should be…

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EARLY INTERVENTION IN PERSONALITY DISORDER: MST and Other Treatments for Socially Excluded High Risk/High Harm Children and Families

EARLY INTERVENTION IN PERSONALITY DISORDER: MST and Other Treatments for Socially Excluded High Risk/High Harm Children and Families

    Report of conference held November 2007, London   AUTHORS: Eileen Vizard, Alice Jones, Essi Viding, Elly Farmer, Eamon McCrory Published December 2009   1            Glossary High Risk/High Harm This term is used throughout the report to refer to those children and youth who have traits consistent with early emerging antisocial personality disorder and who place an undue burden on the services. High risk and high harm refers both to the risk suffered by these children or the harm…

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The Convergence of Personality Disorder Diagnoses Across Different Methods Among Monolingual (Spanish-Speaking Only) Hispanic Patients in Substance Use Treatment

The Convergence of Personality Disorder Diagnoses Across Different Methods Among Monolingual (Spanish-Speaking Only) Hispanic Patients in Substance Use Treatment

  Personality Disorders: Theory, Research,  and Treatment                                                                                                                                                                                        © 2013 American Psychological  Association 2014, Vol. 5, No.  2, 172–177                                                                                                                                                                                        1949-2715/14/$12.00    DOI: 10.1037/per0000033 This article was published Online First December 2, 2013. Douglas B. Samuel, Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University; Luis M. Añez, Manuel Paris, and Carlos M. Grilo, Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of  Medicine. Research was supported by Grant MH50850 from the National Institutes of Health. Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Douglas Samuel, Department of Psychological…

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