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199 Possible Causes for Demanding Behavior

  • Dementia

    Some behavior issues you might encounter include: Demands for attention Pacing, searching, or rummaging Hitting Biting Yelling Threatening Stubborn refusals to participate[psychguides.com] Abnormalities in the intensity, magnitude, duration, timing, and modifiability of internal conditions and/or observable behaviors are expected to emerge beyond the limits[doi.org] […] of normal variability as the ongoing neuropathological changes of dementia undermine the individual’s usual psychological capacities to adequately respond to everyday demands[doi.org]

  • Factitious Disorder with Psychological Symptoms

    Additionally, when confronted, these patients are more likely to demonstrate hostile behavior and demand discharge against medical advice.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    demands following drug administration .[doi.org] 543 Google Scholar SAGE Journals ISI Stoops W W , Lile J A , Fillmore M T , Glaser P E , Rush C R ( 2005 ) Reinforcing effects of methylphenidate: influence of dose and behavioral[doi.org]

  • Factitious Disorder

    Additionally, when confronted, these patients are more likely to demonstrate hostile behavior and demand discharge against medical advice.[clinicaladvisor.com] The failure to respond as expected to usual therapy, the demanding style of the patient, requiring constant attention and medications, the intentional production of symptoms[scielo.br] One alternative hypothesis to explain the exaggerated akinetic state presented by the patient as well the manipulation of the prescription, including the self-medication behavior[scielo.br]

  • Fear

    Therefore, learning allows behaviors to be flexible in order to meet the demands of the environment.[web.archive.org] A BEHAVIOR SYSTEMS APPROACH The behavior systems approach , developed by Timberlake, is based upon the assumption that learning evolved as a modifier of innate behavioral[web.archive.org]

  • Hysterical Neurosis

    Abstract The objective of the present study is to demonstrate the traits of the psychopathology of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) compared with hysterical neurosis. A total of 48 subjects with BPD and 40 subjects with hysterical neurosis both defined by DSM-III-R were assessed by Diagnostic Interview for[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Abstract Recent reports have emphasized the occurrence of a myopathy in chronic alcoholism associated with hypokalemia. This report of hypokalemic myopathy in a chronic alcoholic, emphasizes the primary myopathic nature of the condition and attributes it to a possible non-specific effect of the hypokalemia on[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mania

    Grandiosity What is grandiosity? Grandiosity occurs when a person has an inflated self-esteem, believe they have special powers, spiritual connections, or religious relationships. 38 When grandiosity is severe, the person may be delusional about his or her capabilities. 20 What does it feel like to be grandiose? A[…][web.archive.org]

  • Malingering

    Neurocase. 2010 Oct;16(5):451-60. doi: 10.1080/13554791003623334. Epub 2010 Apr 15. Author information 1 University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO 80918, USA. [email protected] Abstract This study describes a patient with herpes simplex encephalitis. Brain MRI showed the expected finding of medial[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Neurotic Disorder

    Stress Health. 2016 Dec;32(5):607-615. doi: 10.1002/smi.2677. Epub 2016 Mar 27. Author information 1 Department of Economics, National Taipei University, New Taipei City, Taiwan. 2 Public Finance and Finance Research Center, National Taipei University, New Taipei City, Taiwan. 3 Department of Public Finance, National Taipei[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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