It’s easy to feel romantic when you meet a new love interest. “Not for the person who has it, but for the ones who come into contact with them.” To learn more about this personality disorder, we spoke with mental health experts.
“They form artificial, shallow relationships designed to be manipulated in a way that most benefits the psychopath,” Grohol writes.
“People are seen as pawns to be used to forward the psychopath’s goals.
Psychopaths rarely feel guilt regarding any of their behaviors, no matter how much they hurt others.” Real-life example: Your significant other buys things without considering whether they can afford them.
The early stage of a relationship with a psychopath will move so fast that it will make your head spin.
Clinical neuropsychologist Rhonda Freeman’s Psychology Today piece says the early courtship phase will be intense.