INTERMITTENT EXPLOSIVE DISORDER

Impulse disorder with many episodes where a person will fail to resist any aggressive impulses and will commit acts of assault and destroy property. Out of proportion with the factors causing it.

INTERMITTENT EXPLOSIVE DISORDER: "Intermittent explosive disorder is an impulse control disorder."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "INTERMITTENT EXPLOSIVE DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/intermittent-explosive-disorder/ (accessed November 21, 2017).
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