Lovefraud recently received the following question:
I’ve read in multiple places, written by multiple specialists that psychopaths/sociopaths cannot be rehabilitated or changed.
Surely I’m not the only person to have asked this: Why not?
The short answer to this question is simple: Psychopaths don’t change because they don’t want to.
The key to any kind of behavioral change is desire. It’s hard work to change the way we relate to other people, the world or even ourselves. The reason any of us embark on a self-improvement project is because we are not happy. Our relationships are not fulfilling, we believe we could do better in our careers, or we just want to feel better. For reasons like these, we are motivated to change. Read more... (1265 words, 1 image, estimated 5:04 mins reading time)