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conduct

noun actions, acts, address, air, aspect, bearing, behavior, behavior pattern, breeding, carriage, code, compliance, comportment, conformance, correctness, course of behavior, dealings, decorum, deeds, demeanor, deportment, established practice, ethics, etiquette, fashion, guise, management, manner, manners, method, mien, mode of action, mode of behavior, morals, operation, performance, personal bearing, port, posture, practice, presence, procedure, propriety, public manners, role, seemliness, social behavior, social graces, style, way, way of acting, ways, wise
Associated concepts: coercive conduct, course of conduct, disorderly conduct, good conduct, immoral conduct, improper conduct, inequitable conduct, justifiable conduct, reasonable conduct, standard of conduct, unprofessional conduct

conduct

verb administer, administrare, administrate, assume responsibility, carry on, carry out, command, deal with, direct, direct affairs, discharge, dispatch, do, enact, execute, guide, handle, have control, lead, look after, manage, officiate at, operate, oversee, perducere, pilot, preside over, proceed with, regulate, run, supervise, take care of, take charge of, transact, usher
Associated concepts: conduct a business, conduct a sale, conducted for profit, conducting business
Foreign phrases: Melius est recurrere quam malo currere.It is better to recede than to proceed in error.
See also: administer, administration, agency, behavior, comport, control, course, decorum, demean, demeanor, deportment, direct, direction, discipline, ethics, exercise, govern, guidance, handle, manage, management, manipulate, manner, modus operandi, officiate, operate, orchestrate, overlook, oversee, practice, prescribe, presence, procedure, process, prosecute, protect, pursue, regulate, regulation, render, rule, show, superintend, supervise, transact, transmit, transport, usage

CONDUCT, law of nations. This term is used in the phrase safe conduct, to signify the security given, by authority of the government, under the great seal, to a stranger, for his quietly coming into and passing out of the territories over which it has jurisdiction. A safe conduct differs from a passport; the former is given to enemies, the latter to friends or citizens.

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The researchers studied facial emotion recognition in 107 teenagers, divided into three groups: 39 healthy control subjects, 44 adolescents diagnosed with conduct disorder, and 24 unaffected siblings with a brother or sister who has conduct disorder but who have no history of antisocial behaviour themselves.
This article will define and discuss four other types of disruptive behavior disorders that school counselors are likely to encounter: conduct disorder (CD), oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), intermittent explosive disorder (IED), and adjustment disorder with disturbance of conduct.
Yet the overall probability of treatment and, therefore, highest number of children treated were among children with ADHD, conduct disorder, and miscellaneous mental health diagnoses.
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High rates of co-occurring disorders in both groups are seen for conduct disorder, attention deficit disorder/attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD), oppositional defiant disorder, depressive disorder and anxiety disorder.
Treatment also is complicated by the tendency of juvenile justice and school systems to delay bringing children with conduct disorder to the attention of behavioral health professionals.
A new study now finds that children born even to nonsmoking mothers who were exposed to chronic secondhand smoke (SHS) while pregnant face serious problems of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and conduct disorder, which includes fighting, truancy, substance abuse, and stealing.
He gives considerable attention to issues regarding the diagnosis of conduct disorder.
One study found that children exposed prenatally to alcohol were far more likely than their peers to meet the diagnostic criteria for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), oppositional defiant disorder, conduct disorder, tic disorders, and mood disorders by the time they were 8-14 years old.
That can include depression or a conduct disorder, such as breaking rules in class or running away.
At the age of 21, homosexuals/bisexuals were at fourfold increased risks of major depression and conduct disorder, fivefold increased risk of nicotine dependence, twofold increased risk of other substance misuse or addiction and six times more likely to have attempted suicide.
Many of the juveniles may be diagnosed as having conduct disorder or oppositional defiant behavior.