Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders

Disruptive, impulse-control, and conduct disorders belong to a group of disorders that involve oppositional defiant disorder, intermittent explosive disorder, conduct disorder, antisocial personality disorder, pyromania, and kleptomania. Review this study guide and learn more about disruptive, impulse-control and conduct disorders, its nursing care management, interventions, and assessment.

Psychosocial Theories

Many theories attempt to explain human behavior, health, and mental illness. Each theory suggests how normal development occurs based on the theorist’s beliefs. assumptions, and view of the world.