View Full Profile Sociopathy is a disorder that is suggested to begin appearing in childhood or at least by adolescence, explains All Psych Online.
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While stealing cars, breaking into businesses or showing anger and hostility to authority figures do not indicate sociopathy alone, paired with later changes in behavior, they do mark the earliest symptoms of the disorder.
Much like the behavior exhibited during childhood, an adult will continue showing little respect for authority figures.
When I first met Andrew, I was drawn in by his magnetic personality.
Outgoing and unwaveringly confident, he approached me at a bar and struck up a conversation without an ounce of hesitation.
Whenever I thought about leaving Andrew, I felt guilty.
I was his only real friend in the city, and while I had a healthy support system to fall back on, he’d be all alone if I broke up with him.
The likelihood that a sociopath will be incarcerated is high and is a contributing factor to a poor prognosis with the disorder.
It is not unusual for a sociopath to change moods in an instant.
Her work has been published by Parent Dish, Atkins and other clients.