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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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A survey of orphanages in Kashmir with a sample of 140 children indicates that orphans had high prevalence of social phobia, generalized anxiety, separation anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, panic disorder, dysthymia, and conduct disorder. There was a high rate of mental health issues, predominantly those of emotional nature among orphanage children20.
"The differences that we see in the brains of young people with conduct disorder are unique in so much as they are different from the white matter changes that have been reported in other childhood conditions such as autism or ADHD," says Dr Jack Rogers, co-lead author on the study.
Conduct disorder and oppositional defiant disorder in a national sample: developmental epidemiology.
It was explored that parents are often faced with the multifaceted task of parenting their adolescents within a culture is remarkably unrelated from their culture of origin dysfunction homes typified by divorce or death of parents may spine adolescents into involvement in disruptive behaviors specifically conduct disorder (CD) and oppositional defiant disorder (ODD).4 The incidence of parental separation may result in shame, low social skill and even make them miss school, do poorly academically and take part in disruptive behaviors.
Effects of ADHD, conduct disorder, and gender on substance use and abuse in adolescence.
With the publication of DSM-II and ICD-10, conduct disorders have become a distinct diagnostic category of Mental and Behavioural Disorders.
Evidence for developmentally based diagnoses of oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder. J Abnorm Child Psychol.
The prevalence of Conduct disorder was found to be 5.48%.
Risperidone added to parent training and stimulant medication: effects on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, conduct disorder, and peer aggression.
(71) Likewise, Life Course Persistence models propose that early conduct disorder constitutes a vital link in the series of developmental events that can lead to severe adult antisocial behavior.
This type of treatment was founded out of necessity and has earned empirical evidence that it has been beneficial for adolescent males engaged in aggressive sexual deviance, conduct disorder, and oppositional conduct disorder (Bass & Apsche, 2013; Hollman, 2012; & Jennings, et al., 2013).
For example, a multisite, longitudinal study with a diverse sample of almost 1200 children with conduct disorder determined that these youth accrued an average of seventy thousand dollars more in public expenditures from age 7 to 13 than children with no disorders (Foster & Jones, 2005).