Clinical Child Psychiatry

Third Edition

William M. Klykylo and Jerald Kay

Multiple Choice Questions

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Chapter 11, Question 27.

27.Which of the following is false regarding conduct disorder?

a. Conduct disorder is a pattern of behavior by an individual or group that violates age-appropriate and socially appropriate behavior.

b. There are two subtypes: early, or childhood onset, and late, or adolescent onset.

c. Individuals with late onset are more likely to be male.

d. Individuals with early onset are more aggressive, show decreased socialization and regard for others, and have poor peer relationships.