Asked by Queen’d ByMeia on Feb 18, 2024



What are the common treatments for conduct disorder?
  • Identifying and addressing any co-occurring mental health conditions or disorders.
  • Implementing behavioral interventions and therapy techniques to promote positive behavior and reduce negative behaviors.
  • Understanding the underlying causes and risk factors associated with conduct disorder.

Verified Answer

Siddarth Arasu

Feb 18, 2024

Final Answer :
Key terms and concepts that may be included in student responses: The treatment for conduct disorder is most often cognitive-behavioral therapy, focusing on changing children's ways of interpreting interpersonal situations, teaching them to take and respect the perspectives of others, to use self-talk to control impulsive behaviors, and to use more adaptive ways of solving conflicts than.Many therapies try to involve parents in order to change family interaction patterns that are helping maintain the children's antisocial behaviors.Antipsychotic drugs, antidepressants, and stimulant drugs are sometimes used to treat conduct disorder.