Hare psychopathy checklist

Hare psychopathy checklist

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[Robert D. Hare, Canadian psychologist, b. 1934]
A psychometric test to identify the presence of antisocial personality disorder, esp. among the incarcerated.
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In 2011, he released the book The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry, which delved into the topic of psychopathic behaviour via the Hare Psychopathy Checklist and examined its reliability.
While Cleckley's 1941 publication made a notable impact on the field, empirical research on the syndrome did not gain a solid foothold until the development of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist (PCL) in the 1990s (Edens, Skeem, & Kennealy, 2009).
The Hare Psychopathy Checklist: Youth Version (PCL:YV) is a 20-item scale for evaluating psychopathic traits in adolescents, adapted from the Hare Psychopathy Checklist--Revised (PCL - R; Hare, 2003).
The research involved 30 inmates who were psychologically assessed using the Hare Psychopathy Checklist (PCL-R) which measures psychotic characteristics.
Currently, one disagnostic tool exists that, after repeated testing, has been found to accurately and consistently diagnose individuals as psychopaths--the Hare Psychopathy Checklist ("PCL-R").
Yuille eds., 2007) (offering an in-depth narrative of "psychiatric literature in the late 18th century to the development of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist in the late 20th century....").
The Hare Psychopathy Checklist Revised manual (2nd Ed.).
FORTH ET AL., HARE PSYCHOPATHY CHECKLIST: YOUTH VERSION (PCL: YV) 1 (2003).