The drug has been most strongly associated with the 'chem sex' phenomena, due to its disinhibitory
effect but also commonly used as a recreational drug in clubbing.
Diverse pathways to deficient self-regulation: Implications for disinhibitory
psychopathology in children.
2013) and could be explained with the disinhibitory
effect of alcohol and drugs on sexual responsiveness (Justus, Finn, & Steinmetz, 2000; MacDonald, Zanna, & Fong, 1998; Wilson & Niaura, 1984).
1973) 'Process governing disinhibitory
effects through symbolic modelling', Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 82, 1-9.
Recent studies draw attention to the use of benzodiazepines in cases with manifested suicide risk, on the one hand, due to the "arming" of these persons with a treacherous self-destructive "weapon" and, on the other hand, due to the disinhibitory
effect upon the behavior.
Second, the early iterations of the Confluence Model were premised on the theoretical importance of considering the interaction between motivational, disinhibitory
, and opportunity factors that increase sexual assault risk (Malamuth, 1986).
Personality and disinhibitory
psychopathology: Alcoholism and antisocial personality.
A] receptor genes influence neural excitability and an imbalance in excitation-inhibition, manifesting as increased beta activity (hyperexcitability or CNS disinhibition) in alcoholics and HR offspring, which in turn may be involved in the predisposition to develop AUD and related disinhibitory
Decision Making in Alcohol Dependence: Insensitivity to Future Consequences and Comorbid Disinhibitory
Or it may be due to the disinhibitory
effects of alcohol and cannabis providing opportunities for sexual behaviour," said Ramrakha.
Diazepam produces disinhibitory
cognitive effects in male volunteers.
cues are generally stronger and more immediate than inhibitory cues, disinhibited social behavior is likely to occur.