I think i am dating a sociopath

Instead of fighting on the playground like the boys, they play subtle mind games that may be even more damaging than a black eye.Male bullying is comprised of direct behaviors such as teasing, taunting, threatening.In 1941 Hervey Cleckley described 16 sociopath symptoms in his book 'The Mask of Sanity".He had been studying male adult psychopaths who were hospitalized in a closed institution.Researchers believe that this may be the reason for lack of empathy towards others.There are theories that also indicate that hormonal fluctuations also have a role to play in this disorder, however the links have not been directly established.Careful observation will reveal that he has less social or emotional impediments than the average person.

He took a lot from me and I need to recover from this and receive help.

Female bullies attacks are typically more indirect and the use of relationships, rather than fists, to hurt another.

Rumors, name calling, cliques, shunning, and a variety of other behaviors are the weapons that female bullies use against other females and (less often, males) in schools, universities, sports teams, during recreational activities.

He then does a comparison with other disorders such as psychosis, the ordinary criminal, sexually deviant behavior and the alcoholic before talking about the psychopath in history.

He then consolidates the information into the following 16 sociopath symptoms: Let's have a look at each in turn. They may seem to have a lot of genuine interests and seem to be very intelligent.