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Maltreatment Profiles Among Incarcerated Boys

Kimonis, E.R., Fanti, K.A., Isoma, Z.,& Donoghue, K. (2013), Maltreatment Profiles Among Incarcerated Boys With Callous-Unemotional Traits. Child Maltreatment, 18(2), 108-121. Abstract: Callous-unemotional (CU) traits in youth are believed to be a developmental precursor to adult psychopathy, tapping its affective dimension. There is growing support for the existence of variants of psychopathy that can be distinguished based […]

Substance Problems Among Juvenile Offenders

Kimonis, E. R., Tatar II, J. R., & Cauffman, E. (2012). Substance-related disorders among juvenile offenders: What role do psychopathic traits play?. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 26(2), 212. Abstract: Psychopathy is a personality disorder characterized by such traits as superficial charm, pathologic egocentricity, untruthfulness and insincerity, and a lack of remorse or shame (Cleckley, 1941). Although not […]