Pyromania is an impulse control disorder in which individuals repeatedly fail to
resist impulses ... neurochemical predispositions. Many studies have shown that
patients with pyromanias were in hous...
This is a case study of a 20-year-old homeless male who met DSM-IV criteria for
pyromania. Neuropsychological testing was administered on psychiatric ...
Sep 14, 2011 ... What does it take to inflame a pyromaniac? ... sufficient kindling for the 20-year-
old homeless fellow who was the focus of their case study.
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University. CASE STUDY PYROMANIA (DSM5) Patient : Lillie C Date of Birth ...
Sep 1, 2012 ... In short, firesetting is a behavior, arson is a crime, and pyromania is a ..... a
natural case-control study of arson risk in schizophrenia and other ...
Pyromania is a disorder in which the individual sets fires to reduce tension or to
obtain ... In one study of 90 arsonists, only 3.3% had pyromania; several other ...
Pyromania is classified as an impulse control disorder because a person
diagnosed ... Because pyromania is very rare, there have not been many case
... as is the case in pyromania (The American Psychiatric Association, 2013). ...
One study conducted evaluated twenty-one subjects diagnosed with pyromania ...
Oct 15, 2005 ... Response of pyromania to biological treatment in a homeless person ... This is a
case study of a 20-year-old homeless male who met DSM-IV ...
If, however, you find out that they not only intentionally started one fire last week,
but seven fires, then a case could be made for a diagnosis of pyromania.