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Unformatted text preview: Sex ratio: 3% more men in clinical Onset: childhood o Comparisons with psychopathology (not a DSM disorder) Psychopath: Superficial charm, glib, smooth Conning, manipulative, pathological lying o Social predator charm ppl into relationships and then con them out of everything Grandiose sense of self-worth Lack of remorse Proneness to boredom successful psychopaths successful in the world (politician, lawyer) Psychopathy focus: underlying personality traits APD focus: observable behaviors APD & psychopathy are related but do not perfectly overlap DSM V proposes anti-social psychopathic type Overlap with criminality Psychopaths who commit crimes are more likely to repeat them (recidivism)...
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- Spring '08