Category: Dr. Robert Hare

Discover Magazine post: Into The Mind of a Psychopath

The Discovermag website  has an interesting article titled:
Into the Mind of a Psychopath

The article discusses the life long challenge which Dr. Robert Hare had set out for himself. That being trying to understand Psychopaths.

Psychopaths and Narcissists share a number of key traits. Both lack empathy for others. Both can be extraordinarily charming  The charm is used to get the victim to lower their natural fight or flight defenses. The charm reels the victim in for Narcissistic Supply or Sadistic Pleasure. Both have no remorse for what they do to their victims.

The article is a good read about one of the pioneers into the research on Psychopaths. Robert Hare was the first to use MRI Imaging to show brain scans of Psychopaths.

Click on this link to visit Robert Hare’s website titled: Without Conscience.

Psychopaths are found everywhere, including the workplace.

Thanks to the input of one of our Readers, I have removed the comments about Psychopaths being more commonly found in Jails than in the Workplace. Narcissists and Psychopaths are just different ends of the same stick (disorder). Psychopaths are found everywhere, including the Workplace.

The following are some helpful resources about Psychopaths and Psychopaths in Workplaces.

To learn more about Psychopaths plse visit Dr. Robert Hare’s website, by clicking on this line.

Click on this line to visit the WikiPedia page on Dr. Robert Hare who is a world reknowned expert on Psychopaths.

The Hare Psychopathy Checklist-Revised is sometimes used as a standard instrument for researchers and clinicians, especially in forensic settings such as prisons or high secure psychiatric units.

Click on this line to visit to Purchase “Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Uswritten by Dr. Robert Hare.

Click on this line to visit to purchase “Snakes in Suits: When Psychopaths Go to Work” written by Dr. Robert Hare and Paul Babiak.

Click on this line to visit to purchase “The Pocket Psycho” written by Dr, John Clarke.

The following is the description of the “The Pocket Psycho” as posted on Amazon’s page:

Clinical psychopaths exist in a variety of workplaces. They are individuals who manipulate their way through life and leave an indelible mark on both their victims and society. They are destructive men and women: cunning, self-centered, ruthless, and terrifying. Featuring a range of case studies as well as frequently asked questions, this is a guide to learning how to identify workplace psychopaths. Advice is also offered on working with and managing a psychopath in order to make the workplace a safe and tolerable environment.

Click on this line to visit to purchase “The Sociopath Next Door” written by Dr. Martha Stout

Click on this line to visit to buy the book titled “How to Spot a Dangerous Man Before You Get Involved” authored by Sandra L. Brown.

Click on this line to visit to buy the award winning book titled “Women Who Love Psychopaths: Inside the Relationships of Inevitable Harm With Psychopaths, Sociopaths & Narcissists” written by Sandra L. Brown.

Click on this line to visit to buy the book titled “Counseling Victims of Violence: A Handbook for Helping Professionals” authored by Sandra L. Brown.

Thanks go out again to one of our Readers for their important input regarding Psychopaths. Very much appreciated.


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