Antisocial Personality Disorder (When you should seek medical help: (These…
Antisocial Personality Disorder
A disease where you can’t differentiate right and wrong thoughts or actions. Manipulation, antagonization, and impulsive behavior are all traits of this mental illness.
Many people who commit murder that is planned and plotted tend to have this disease.
Often, people with this illness tend to not feel any guilt or sorrow for doing bad hurtful things.
People who end up committing crimes with this disorder usually never feel any sort of remorse.
Pathological Lying: When you lie so much that it becomes a regular habit.
Manipulative: People who have ASPD tend to be very manipulative and use charm to take advantage of others.
Drug and alcohol use is very common with people who suffer Anti Social Personality disorder.
Studies found that 2/3 of the people who were diagnosed with Antisocial Personality Disorder are alcoholics.
1/3 of people were diagnosed as drug addicts.
Famous people who have ASPD:
Kenneth Lee Lay: A famous CEO that managed the company Enron. Back in 1999 he was one of the richest CEOs in the world.
Jeffrey Dahmer: A.K.A. the Milwaukee Cannibal had murdered at least 15 boys and had no remorse for his brutal crime.
Charles Manson: A musician who was known to comitting many murders within his cult. Most of his victims were women and he would get to know them and they would trust him. After gaining trust he would brainwash and manipulate them. His crimes started off small, but it eventually grew into a huge murder spiral. He even killed a pregnant women at one point. Later after he was sentenced he said that if he were to ever be released from prison then he would murder even more people.
When you should seek medical help:
Most adults who are diagnosed with ASPD have showed symptoms before they were even 15 years old.
If someone you know starts to act differently you should encourage them to go to the doctor.
Things to watch for can be found in
These are complications faced by someone with ASPD:
Abuse towards others
Suicidal thoughts or actions
Other mental problems like depression or anxiety.
Many are homeless
Premature Death because of violence
Many people who may or do have this need help from family or friends to get to a medical professional.