Aggressive behavior

Summary: Aggressive behavior can denote verbal aggression, physical aggression against objects, physical aggression against people, and may also include aggression towards oneself. ...1,2

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Causes of Aggressive behavior

It may be the case that these behaviours are demonstrating an underlying problem such as exposure to teasing, bullying, domestic violence, or abuse or neglect (including parenting practices such as shouting, belting, pushing, ignoring or belittling). They may also reflect ...3

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Diagnosis of Aggressive behavior

Early Recognition: Given behaviour problems can have a long-term impact on a child or young person, it is important that they are identified and managed as soon as possible. Listed below are a number of sources of assistance to ...4

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Causes List for Aggressive behavior

Possible causes of Aggressive behavior (or similar symptoms) may include:5

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Clinical Features of Aggressive behavior

Excessive disruptive or aggressive behaviour at any age must be taken seriously, and should not be dismissed as a "phase" or something to "grow out of". Such behaviour may begin with frequent loss of temper, irritability, impulsive behaviour, or becoming ...6

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  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ C0001807/ 
  3. Source: Queensland Health: HealthCondition/ condition/ 8/ 34/ 192/ behaviour-management
  4. ibid.
  5. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  6. Source: Queensland Health: HealthCondition/ condition/ 8/ 34/ 192/ behaviour-management

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