16 5 / 2012

"The article doesn’t come to a conclusion about what to do – they don’t want to label the kids, but the science shows sociopathy is hereditary, like many conditions, and in about 50% of the cases the behavior resolves at adulthood. The point is that to do the research to find a way to help the other 50%; it means assigning a label. Until we walk in those parents’ shoes, I certainly cannot fathom what can help this family situation."

Fascinating article at Pam’s House Blend on children exhibiting sociopathic tendencies.

(Source: pamshouseblend.firedoglake.com)