Antisocial Symptoms Decrease to Normal Levels in Long-Term Abstinence
Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 07/27/2012
Fein G et al. – The findings suggest that antisocial behavior is reduced in extended abstinence, despite continued elevated social deviance proneness an antisocial disposition. This suggests a top–down model in extended abstinence, whereby executive control inhibits deviance–prone tendencies.