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National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence antisocial personality disorder guidance in the context of DSM-5: Another example of a disconnection syndrome?
In this paper, I will briefly discuss the process of our National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) review into treatments for antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) and summarize its findings, then ...
Dangerous and severe personality disorder
The Dangerous and Severe Personality Disorder (DSPD) initiative was introduced a decade ago against overwhelming opposition from psychiatrists and others concerned with the implications of extending the public protection ...
The 'functional link' between personality disorder and violence: A critical appraisal
The development in the last decade of a program in England and Wales to provide services for those who were deemed to be dangerous because of their severe personality disorder (DSPD) marked a major departure from much of ...
Defence styles in a sample of forensic patients with personality disorder
Background - Ego defences, often considered central to clinical work, have received surprisingly little attention in the forensic literature. Method - In this exploratory study, 114 male inpatients completed the Defence ...
Pharmacological and psychological interventions for antisocial personality disorder - Results of two cochrane reviews
Antisocial Personality Disorder (AsPD) is a relatively common condition. It is associated with a high number of adverse outcomes for the people affected, their families and society. Little is known about the best way to ...
Psychoeducation with problem-solving (PEPS) therapy for adults with personality disorder: A pragmatic randomised controlled trial to determine the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a manualised intervention to improve social functioning
BACKGROUND: If effective, less intensive treatments for people with personality disorder have the potential to serve more people. OBJECTIVES: To compare the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of psychoeducation ...
Pharmacological interventions for antisocial personality disorder
Background Antisocial personality disorder (AsPD) is associated with a wide range of disturbance including persistent rule-breaking, criminality, substance misuse, unemployment, homelessness and relationship difficulties. ...
Pharmacological interventions for paranoid personality disorder
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To evaluate the effects of pharmacological interventions for people with paranoid personality disorder (PPD).;
Pharmacological interventions for schizotypal personality disorder
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To evaluate the effects of pharmacological interventions for people with Schizotypal Personality Disorder (SzPD).