Personality Disorder Survey Paper

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Brief Summary The paper mainly explores the personality disordered patients, to determine their matching to adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) or non-ADHD groups, by sorting them on the basis of violent or disruptive nature and the degree of behavioral disorders. The objective of the survey is to propose proper instructions and improved guidelines for the treatment of patients with ADHD symptoms for better and long-term consequences. The technique used by the authors for measurement of childhood symptoms is Wender-Utah Rating Scale (WURS) and DSM-IV Checklist of symptoms is employed for the analysis of adults. The recognized group of people carrying symptoms have a higher ratio of severe incidents as compared to counter group. Differentiation between different Types of Data Secondary Data The author consulted the already published literature articles and reports, conference papers and proceedings, previous case studies and books as a secondary source of data to have a sound background knowledge as well as significant relevant information regarding the topic. Primary Data …show more content…

The population group taken for the experimental survey involved 69 legally detained patients with personality disorders and behavioral issues aging from 18-60 years. Two different techniques were employed by authors for measurement i.e. Wender-Utah Rating Scale (WURS) having a survey questionnaire of 25 questions and DSM-IV Checklist of Symptoms (DCS) consisting a self-reporting questionnaire of 18 questions. Disruptive Behavioral and Social Problem Scale (DBSP) with a 7-point rating scale system was also employed for the psychological evaluation of the violent and disruptive behavioral issues and associated social problems in the patients of the same sample of the population

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