report this ad
Just For Fun
Games to Consider
Create a Quiz
Add a New Topic
Locations & Scores
Become a Host
Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health
Can you name the Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health?
Quiz not verified by Sporcle
Find the US States - No Outlines Minefield
Country Sets III
Amazon Movie Reviews V
Rate 5 stars
Rate 4 stars
Rate 3 stars
Rate 2 stars
Rate 1 star
ADD to PLAYLIST
How to Play
Click the green button to start and enter the correct answers below
Element to Symbol Match
299 offenders in a 3 year follow up - 65% psychopath reoffending compared to 25% non-psychopath.
Decreased startle response found in psychopaths.
People with intellectual deficits (IDs) are more likely to become victims or witness crime.
Impairments in aversive conditioning found in psychopaths. They don't learn quickly from consequences.
Conduct Disorder (CD) is a percursor for future offending but these behaviours were unrelated to school performance.
Psychopaths struggle to recognise fear, but can recognise other emotions.
31 persistent male offenders (13-17 years old) with 4+ offences that would've warranted custodial sentence in adults. Most prominent diagnosis = CD, ADHD and drug abuse.
Antisocial process screening device (APSD) - checklist with a total score of 40. Over 30 = psychopathic.
231 offenders in a 3 year follow up study. 80% of psychopaths had reoffended compared to 25% of non-psychopaths.
Genes account for 49% of the variance in psychopathy.
34% of adult male suspects awaiting interview have an IQ of less than 70.
Early abuse is likely to result in CD, rather than the effective flattening found in psychopathy.
35 male offenders convicted of homicide. 14 psychopaths, 21 non-psychopaths. 15 year follow up, 11 of the psychopaths had reconvicted compared to 6 of the non-psychopaths. No sig.
The Original Psychopathy Checklist
Genetic factors are important in the association between psychopathic personality and antisocial behaviour.
Psychopathy has been linked with increases in reactive and instrumental aggression, which is linked to the amygdala, hypothalamus and peri-aqueductal gray.
ASDP and anxiety/mood disorders result in increases in violence.
Offenders with low IQ and high psychopathy were 4x more likely to have received a sexual conviction than other offenders.
Very high comorbidity between ADHD and psychopathy, however this may only be in forensic samples, not the community.
Approximately 1% of the population are psychopaths.
ADHD and 'critical incidents' in Scottish prisoners - verbal and physical aggression were higher in those with ADHD symptoms.
16.6% of detainees are diagnosed with ADHD.
Recidivism in offenders with low IQ us higher.
Psychopathy highly comorbid. When comorbid with schizophrenia there are increases in violence.
Meta-analysis of 20 studies found strong relationship between ADHD and delinquent behaviour.
Prevalence of IDs in 12,000 prisoners - systematic review of 10 studies from different countries. Prevalence rates of IDs = 0.5-1.5%. 3% of those who committed suicide in prison ha
129 male young offenders, age at 1st conviction was significantly lower in those with ADHD. Delinquency prior 14 was higher in those with ADHD.
299 offenders. 80% reoffending in psychopaths compared to 40%. For violent crimes = 38%:2.7%
Twin study on psychopathy. 353 male twins - moderate heritability.
There is reduced activation in the amygdala during emotional memories in psychopaths.
report this ad
You're not logged in!
Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Connect with Facebook
Connect with Google
Sign Up with Email
You Might Also Like...
Most Fatal Cancers
The Scientist's Life
(warning: may contain spoilers)
Top Games Today in Science
Causes of Death (US)
'F' Natural World
The Sporcle Zoo VII
Top Games with Similar Tags
30 Second Mental Math
Top User Games in Science
The Human Bunker
Suffixes Exploring Medical Language Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology Roots
Periodic Table of Elements (1-20)
Your Account Isn't Verified!
In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your
to finish the process.
report this ad
mentally stimulating diversions
Quizzes for your site
Report a Problem
Copyright © 2007-2016 Sporcle, Inc.
Go to the Sporcle.com Mobile Site →