Exploring Helping Professionals Attitudes toward Clients with Antisocial Personality Disorder

1346 Exploring Helping Professionals Attitudes toward Clients with Antisocial Personality Disorder

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Abstract:

There is a lack of research regarding helping professionals’ attitudes toward clients with antisocial personality disorder (ASPD). We examined factors associated with helping professionals’ attitudes toward clients with ASPD through an online survey using a modified version of a validated instrument. We found the following three factors: security, acceptance, and enjoyment influenced helping professionals’ attitudes towards clients with ASPD. Implications for clinical training, supervision, and education toward this population are discussed. Keywords:

Keywords:

antisocial personality disorder, attitudes, mental health

Paper Details
Month9
Year2021
Volume25
IssueIssue 3
Pages346-359

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