Sites dealing with the mental health issue of impulsive and irresistible acts of stealing and shoplifting, despite awareness of potentially self-harmful consequences.
Drug Against Alcohol Addiction Cures Kleptomaniacs
Article describing a drug meant to stop alcoholics from drinking has a positive effect on kleptomaniacs.
DSM IV definition and copy of a letter sent to a television show regarding a news story on kleptomania.
The Treatment of Kleptomania with Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors
An abstract of a study conducted on five patients to show the use of SSRI's can curb this disorder. Includes links to abstracts about SSRIs.
Why Usually Honest People Steal
Dr. Will Cupchik provides details on various kinds of theft, including kleptomania and compulsive shoplifting. Including 4 free chapters of his book, FAQs, tests and questionnaires and other resources.
Last update:October 30, 2014 at 10:55:17 UTC