The Relationship Between Alexithymia, Aggression and Psychopathy in Young Adult Males with Antisocial Personality Disorder


Ates M. A. , Algul A., Gulsun M., Gecici O., Ozdemir B., Basoglu C., ...More

NOROPSIKIYATRI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY, vol.46, no.4, pp.135-139, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : NOROPSIKIYATRI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.135-139

Abstract

Objective: Alexithymic characteristics, aggression and psychopathy are a particular problem commonly observed in subjects with antisocial personality disorder (APD). We investigated the proportions of alexithymic features, aggression levels and psychopaty scores, and the connection between alexithymia, aggression and psychopathy scores in young adult male subjects diagnosed with APD.