I've spent the last year in a relationship believing that I was constantly the one at fault. You wanted to separate, and you did. It might turn out that psychopathy is causally associated with functional and structural deficits, but for now the jury is out. Not Helpful 31 Helpful A Anonymous Jul 3.
The majority of sociopaths are not killers, sadists or monsters; they're human beings who need to be handled with care.
Into the Mind of a Psychopath
Within the first hour, he encountered his first psychopath, an inmate he calls Ray. And reading the other points on this site, he fitted the bill perfectly. They are usually terrible at reading facial expressions, and feel weak in groups, since most people can read their facial expressions. In fact, some of them are successful CEOs and business leaders. For example, a sociopath may pretend to leave "to go to work" every single day even if that person is unemployed.