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Antisocial Personality Disorder Prezi

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Antisocial Personality Disorder By: Abby, Sam,
Melonie and Who What is Antisocial PD? S Y M P T O M S CAUSES Treatment: Preventions 12 3 6 9 A Clockwork
Orange T A X I DRIVER 1971 1976 Natural Born Killers 1994 statistics: conclusion Sources: Thesis After watching three classic movies, "A Clockwork Orange", "Natural Born Killers" and "Taxi Driver", we came to the conclusion that all three portrayed enough symptoms of anti-social personality disorder to be diagnosed. 1. Repeatedly breaking the law
2. Lying to and manipulating of others 3. Impulsive, fails to plan ahead
4. Aggressive, violent and irritable
5. Disregard for others rights
6. Consistent irresponsibility with work and financial obligations
7. Unable to have stable relationships
8. Risky sexual behavior
9. Lack of remorse Genes
Life situations
Diagnosed with childhood conduct disorder
Family history of mental disorder
Child abuse or absence of a parent Preventions Don't really exist
Most people with this disorder develop it early- childhood conduct disorder.
Early prevention: seeing signs in children and acting.  Corner, R.J. (2007). Abnormal Psychology 6th edition, Worth Publishers, NY, NY.
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Ronson, J. (2011, May 21). How to spot a psychopath. The Guardian, pp. 1-14. - According to the Mayo Clinic, " Antisocial personality
disorder is a type of chronic mental illness in which a person's
thinking, perceiving situations and relating to others are
abnormal and destructive. Part I "Antisocial personality Disorder is essentially a way of being, rather than a curable condition." 1. Psychotherapy
2. Stress and Anger Management Skills
3. Medications
4. Hospitalization However, these generally fail. Low levels of serotonin, high levels of dopamine
Smaller amygdala
Frontal lobe damage and abnormalities According to BBC News... Treatment Part II Movie plot

Symptoms shown well:
1) Scene one: Mirror
2) Scene two: The letter
3) Repeatedly breaking the law 4) Risky sexual behavior

Symptoms shown poorly:
1) Scene one: Lunch with Iris. 2) Scene two: The senator.
3) Irresponsible at work. Movie Plot (noting treatment)

Symptoms shown well:
1) Scene one: First beating
2) Scene two: Friends Fighting
3) Scene three: Who’s there?
4) Risky sexual behavior
5) Lack of remorse
6) Repeatedly breaking the law
7) Disregard for others rights

Symptoms shown poorly: None Movie Plot (noting child abuse)

Symptoms shown well:
1) Scene one: Eenie Meenie
2) Scene two: The interview and the escape
3) Repeatedly breaking the law
4) Risky sexual behavior

Symptoms shown poorly:
1)Scene one: The Indian
2) Scene two: The marriage Ted Bundy - More common amongst males than females
- Estimated 3% of males and 1% of women have this disorder.
-About 8 million individuals in the United States have Antisocial Personality Disorder
-U.S. has the largest population of people with this disorder, than any other country Do you have to break the law?
How are you diagnosed?
Best treatment option Biology
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