Definition of Psychopathy. Meaning of Psychopathy. Synonyms of Psychopathy

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Definition of Psychopathy

Psychopathy
Psychopathy Psy*chop"a*thy, n. [Psycho- + Gr. ?, ?.] (Med.) Mental disease. See Psychosis, 2. -- Psy`cho*path"ic, a. -- Psy*chop"a*thist, n.

Meaning of Psychopathy from wikipedia

- Psychopathy, sometimes considered synonymous with sociopathy, is traditionally a personality disorder characterized by persistent antisocial behavior...
- The presence of psychopathy in the workplace—although psychopaths typically represent a relatively small percentage of workplace staff—can do enormous...
- The Psychopathy Checklist or Hare Psychopathy Checklist-Revised, now the Psychopathy Checklist—revised (PCL-R), is a psychological ****essment tool most...
- psychopathy or sociopathy. However, some researchers have drawn distinctions between the concepts of antisocial personality disorder and psychopathy,...
- Psychopathy, from psych (soul or mind) and pathy (suffering or disease), was coined by German psychiatrists in the 19th century and originally just meant...
- comprises the personality traits of narcissism, Machiavellianism, and psychopathy. They are called "dark" because of their malevolent qualities. Research...
- temperament. It is one of the dark triad traits, along with narcissism and psychopathy. In the 1960s, Richard Christie and Florence L. Geis wanted to analyze...
- psychophysiology. Hare developed the Hare Psychopathy Checklist (PCL-Revised), used to ****ess cases of psychopathy. He advises the FBI's Child Abduction and...
- Self-Report Psychopathy scale (LSRP) is a 26-item, 4-point Likert scale, self-report inventory to measure primary and secondary psychopathy in non-institutionalised...
- psychopathy trumps malignant narcissism as a more extreme form of pathological narcissism. Malignant narcissism can be distinguished from psychopathy...
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