7 signs that you are dating a psychopath
A recently divorced woman will talk about her ex and scathingly describe him as a "sociopath" or a "narcissist." While it may bring her a sense of justification by labeling her ex, what does she really gain from playing the victim in her divorce?
Many people, both men and women, experience a range of emotions when they are going through a divorce.
So unless you know the signs, you'd probably get sucked into the life of a psychopath and not know who he or she really was until you are completely sucker punched. He will play into every fantasy and insecurity you have.
Here are 10 signs you should look out for to quickly identify a psychopath. If you think you're fat, he will tell you how much he loves your body.
Be sure, the silent treatment and disappearing act will be laid squarely at your feet. Psychopaths love to work you up into a state of obsessive frenzy, so to do that, they idealize you, give you fabulous sex, and then begin pulling away and "triangulating." This is when they introduce other people into the mix to make you jealous.And what is the the difference between a sociopath and a narcissist?Many divorce coaches agree that a person will take on these personality traits during stressful life changes and then revert back to normal once the stress is gone.Other people may triangulate to create jealousy because they're insecure or bored or don't even quite realize they're doing it.There are also plenty of garden-variety jerks out there who will engage in a lot of "psychopathic" behavior without being clinical psychopaths.
And check out our 30 Red Flags of Manipulative People for more warning signs about psychopaths.