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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Antisocial: Sociopathy can result in young adults with history of conduct disorder who have early history of oppositional defiant disorder who at earlier age had ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victoria Witt
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Lacks empathy: Sociopaths lack genuine empathy towards others, use and manipulate others for the gain of the sociopath
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
A sociopath, simply: put, lacks empathy for others and what we often call a "conscience." This is a serious diagnosis and needs to be done by a mental health professional ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Others would notice: Others would probably notice before you do. Sociopaths exploit others for their own ends, and have no remorse for the pain they cause. They break law ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Antisocial: Sociopathy can result in young adults with history of conduct disorder who have early history of oppositional defiant disorder who at earlier age had ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience in Clinical Psychology
No: Sociopaths by definition have underdeveloped superegos or more simply, no conscience. They do not know the difference between right & wrong, have no m ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Disregard: Sociopaths show a pervasive pattern of disregard for the rights and feelings of others. They often lack empathy although they are usually very good a ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Do you lack a: Conscience?
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience in Clinical Psychology
These people: generally don't really care about others in a genuine way. They may appear to be in your camp, but it is only to further their own causes, which are ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
43 years experience in Psychiatry
See Sociopath below: sociopath is defined as someone who is suffering from Antisocial Personality Disorder. Sociopaths show a pervasive pattern of disregard for the right ... Read More

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