People with severe forms of conduct disorder could be seen as having a brain development disorder, rather than just being evil," said Fairchild.
What does CD stand for?
CD stands for Conduct Disorder
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Nice says the core signs of conduct disorder in under-11s are defiance and hostility that are more than normal naughtiness.
He added: "The cost of not treating a 10-year-old with a conduct disorder for the next eight years, over the rest of their childhood, is in the PS80,000 to PS100,000 range.
Conduct disorder is a recognised psychiatric condition characterised by aggressive and antisocial traits.
Conduct disorder is defined as a pattern of behavioural problems that includes aggression towards people and animals, destruction of property, deceitfulness or theft, and serious rule-breaking.
These findings indicate that callous-unemotional traits should factor into the definition of a particularly virulent form of childhood conduct disorder in the next manual of psychiatric disorders, said study leader Nathalie Fontaine of Indiana University in Bloomington.
9780470510889 Oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder in childhood.