Two articles, neither of which mentions our President:

What Lies Behind: The Hidden Suffering of the Psychopath


July 7, 2020
Willem H. J. Martens, MD, PhD

https://www.psychiatrictimes.com/vie...50ZWxvcy5uZXQ=

Psychopathy is characterized by diagnostic features such as superficial charm, high intelligence, poor judgment and failure to learn from experience, pathological egocentricity and incapacity for love, lack of remorse or shame, impulsivity, grandiose sense of self-worth, pathological lying, manipulative behavior, poor self-control, promiscuous sexual behavior, juvenile delinquency, and criminal versatility, among others.1,2 As a consequence of these criteria, the image of the psychopath is that of a cold, heartless, inhuman being. But do all psychopaths show a complete lack of normal emotional capacities and empathy?


Like healthy people, many psychopaths love their parents, spouse, children, and pets in their own way, but they have difficulty in loving and trusting the rest of the world. Furthermore, psychopaths suffer emotionally as a consequence of separation, divorce, death of a beloved person, or dissatisfaction with their own deviant behavior.....


10 Things to Know About Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Jul 09, 2020
Giancarlo Dimaggio, MD





Lack of empathy is a commonly known feature of narcissistic personality disorder. Relationships are typically shallow and difficult to maintain. What are some other features of NPD? More in this case presentation.

https://www.psychiatrictimes.com/vie...ality-disorder