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Since about one in every hundred people are psychopaths I probably know at least one how can you tell if someone's a psychopath?

just wondering because there's about six hundred people at my school (probably more) that means there's about six psychopaths at my school and I am very interested in psychology and have always wanted to talk to a psychopath

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If the person is glib and superficial, egocentric and grandiose, and lacks remorse or guilt, s/he is probably a psychopath. Psychopaths also lack empathy, are deceitful and manipulative and have shallow emotions. Read on about this from psychopathyawareness.wordpress.com/2011/10/03/the-list-of-psychopathy-symptoms/.

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Only a professional can determine who is a psychopath. I am guessing you are not one by your question. Just because someone exhibits the symptoms does not mean they are one. There are many mental and physical disorders that can cause similar symptoms. It is very possible that they have gone undiagnosed.

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gingerpie* I can understand your curiosity, but if you really want to speak to a diagnosed psychopath maybe someone ( an adult) at your school can find a way, in light of your interest, for you to talk frankly and safely with somebody displaying psychopathy. good luck.

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