While research indicates there are likely to be fewer female psychopaths than male, this may be because their traits are less visible than their male counterparts.
How do we deal with people whose emotional responses we don’t understand? Demolition does not have the answers.
Despite the popular perception, most psychopaths aren't coldblooded or psychotic killers. Many live successfully among us, using their personality traits to get what they want.
Psychopaths and sociopaths have similar characteristics, lacking remorse or empathy for others. And they can both be violent, deceitful and manipulative. But what are the differences between the two?