Signs that you are a psychopathKanakanjali Roy

Feb 28, 2023

Superficial Charm and Charisma

Psychopaths are skilled at faking prosocial behaviors like flattery, kindness, and false sympathy. They can be very charming, charismatic, and persuasive people.

Credit: iStock

Need for Power, Control and Dominance

Psychopaths enjoy domination and control and seek out positions of power and authority.

Credit: iStock

Sadistic enjoyment of Pain and Suffering

Some psychopath people get sexually aroused when someone else is in pain or suffering. It also has to do with excitement, power, or the ‘rush’ of the experience.

Credit: iStock

Unnecessary Cruelty

A psychopath will often demonstrate moments of cruelty or meanness, including gossip, biting comments, lashing out aggressively at others.

Credit: iStock

Lies, Exaggerations and Dishonesty

Psychopaths may exaggerate the truth to get their way, inflate their ego, or get others to think, feel or do what they want them to. They are prone to pathological lying.

Credit: iStock

Playing the Blame Game

Though psychopaths commit some of the most cruel, violent, and heinous acts in society, they rarely take responsibility for their actions, and instead play the blame game.

Credit: iStock

Unaffected and Unafraid of Consequences

Psychopaths are apparently not afraid of consequences as they are believed to have abnormalities in areas of the brain that create normal fear responses.

Credit: iStock

Exploitation of others for Personal Gain

When it comes to getting something that they want, psychopaths may use, abuse, and exploit other people.

Credit: iStock


Information mentioned in the article are for general purposes only and should not be construed as professional advice. Symptoms and results may vary from person to person.

Credit: iStock

Thanks For Reading!Next: Modern Dating terms you must know in 2023