They are considered to have psychopathology, often including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Personality tests are administered for a wide variety of reasons, from diagnosing psychopathology (e.g., personality disorder, depressive disorder) to screening job candidates.
The results of these tests can help determine a child's personality strengths and weaknesses, and may identify certain disturbances in personality, or psychopathology.
These disruptive behaviors are one of the most common forms of psychopathology, accounting for half of all childhood mental health referrals.
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