Psychology Today examines major misconceptions about psychopathy

Prof. Skeem's publication on Psychopathic Personality is highlighted in Psychology Today's article "What We Get Wrong About Psychopaths" . The article discusses several misconceptions about psychopathy as outlined by Prof Skeem's research on psychopathy, violence and personality traits: "Psychopathy cannot be equated with extreme violence or serial killing. In fact, psychopaths do not appear different in kind from other people, or inalterably dangerous.”