Oppositional defiant disorder VS Conduct Disorder Vs Antisocial Personality Disorder for USMLE Step 2 CK


Conduct disorder
Conduct Disorder
Conduct Disorder is seen in Children (AGE before 18)

Antisocial Personality Disorder is seen in Adults (after 18 is antisocial)

  • Oppositional defiant disorder is followed by conduct disorder and conduct disorder will be followed by antisocial disorders,now how can we differentiate them?
  • Oppositional person doesn’t VIOLATE rights of others but two other disorders do VIOLATE.

Antisocial Personality Disorder – The Low-Level Psychopath (Impulsive & Less Manipulative)

The task was to pick a disorder from the DSM book and to represent it on a level that would leave the audience with a “gut feeling” of what the disorder may look like. I picked conduct disorder and chose to represent my gut feeling with the following digital narrative

Oppositional Defiant Disorder vs. Conduct Disorder

Discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D – Child and Adolescent Psychologist Co-Founder of the Child and Teen Success Centers in NY and NJ

What is Antisocial Personality Disorder?