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Kleptomania involves a failure to resist impulses to steal items that are not needed or sought for personal use or monetary value.

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  PsychNet-UK Kleptomania Information Sheet - Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
  Cleptomaniacs and Shoplifters Anonymous - Our purpose is to provide safe, confidential and non-judgmental places for compassion, understanding and recovery from "addictive-compulsive" dishonest behavior, primarily shoplifting, fraud, kleptomania and embezzlement. 3/5
  Kleptomania - Kleptomania (impulsive stealing). People with Kleptomania usually do not steal because they need the object stolen; they sometimes secretly replace the object ...    Description:Brief explanation of the disorder and its connection to the antisocial personality disorder and to... 2/5
  Kleptomania - The treatment of kleptomania with serotonin reuptake inhibitors by Lepkifker E, Dannon PN, Ziv R, Iancu I, Horesh N, Kotler M Department of Psychiatry B, Chaim ...  Description:An abstract of a study conducted on five patients to show the use of SSRI's can curb this disorder....  3/5
  Kleptomania Treatment and Drugs - Although fear, humiliation or embarrassment may make it difficult for you to seek treatment for kleptomania, it's important to get help. Kleptomania is very difficult to overcome on your own. Treatment of kleptomania typically involves medications and psychotherapy, perhaps along with self-help groups. 3/5
   
Google Google Scholarly Articles on Kleptomania - Click Here Kleptomania involves a failure to resist impulses to steal items that are not needed or sought for personal use or monetary value.
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