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psy·cho·path·ic

(sī'kō-path'ik),
Relating to or characteristic of psychopathy.

psychopathic

(sī′kə-păth′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characterized by psychopathy.

psy′cho·path′i·cal·ly adv.

psychopathic

psy·cho·path·ic

(sī'kŏ-path'ik)
Relating to or characteristic of psychopathy.
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Simple computer programs show early promise in helping psychopathic prisoners, specifically, to see beyond their immediate needs and become more aware of those around them.
Two models exist to describe typical adolescent life choices, such as sexual risk-taking and the use of psychoactive substances, and psychopathic behaviour: problem-behaviour theory (Jessor, Donovan, & Costa, 1991) and the social developmental model (Lonczak, Abbott, Hawkins, Kosterman, & Catalano, 2002).
Stevens, Charman, and Blair (2001), utilizing the Psychopathy Screening Device (PSD), revealed specific deficits in children with psychopathic tendencies in terms of processing fear and sadness.
The PCL-R is a diagnostic tool created in the early 1990s for use in clinical, legal, and research settings to determine an individuals' level of psychopathic tendencies.
Commonly, most studies on child and youth populations have focused on the relative stability of psychopathic traits (i.
Using venn diagrams, Dutton illustrates how spiritual and psychopathic states may overlap in facets like stoicism, mindfulness, fearlessness, and mental toughness, while not sharing traits associated with persons identified as psychopathic (e.
As a final problem Hallquist's argument appears to entail not just that a DCT is psychopathic but that every substantive meta-ethical theory is psychopathic, including all known secular meta-ethical theories.
Psycnopatnic manipulation usually begins by creating a mask, known as psychopathic fiction, in the minds of those targeted.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A new study suggests that a poor sense of smell may be a marker for psychopathic traits.
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AROUND one in 100 children in the UK could be a psychopathic "Kevin", research suggests.