News Report: What explains massacre suspect’s shocking lack of empathy?

Video: Q. What drives anyone to do something this caculated.

A. The common trait these folks have is a lack of empathy. Things break your empathy, of varied nature. One is if you have been exposed to horrific emotional…. Dr.Keith Ablow  

 

Article: Having worked for a few decades as a forensic psychiatrist, evaluating many murderers, I have found that the roots of their violence always reach back to early chapters in their life histories and involve themes of feeling unloved or unwanted, or being overtly exposed to psychological or physical abuse, including bullying. These factors, along with the psychiatric disorders they spawn (including substance dependence), can crush a person’s empathy—“freeing” him or her to commit horrific acts. 

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by Keith Ablow

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