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April 5, 2013

Rutgers’ Mike Rice Rage: Bad Behavior or a Mental Disorder?

By Logan Lafferty Logan Lafferty (@loganlafferty)

Psychiatrists say the most extreme form of rage isintermittent explosive disorder,¬†or IED. “It’s somebody who really lacks control and is way over the top,” said Wallin, who did not speculate on why Rice behaved as he did. According to the Mayo Clinic, the disorder, which is listed in the DSM-V, involves repeated episodes of “impulsive, […]

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