Uses and abuses of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist

@article{Crighton2009UsesAA,
  title={Uses and abuses of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist},
  author={David A. Crighton},
  journal={Evidence Based Mental Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={12},
  pages={33 - 36}
}
  • D. Crighton
  • Published 24 April 2009
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Evidence Based Mental Health
Notions of psychopathic personality and personality disorder have a lengthy history within criminal justice and mental health settings. Issues of how to assess and intervene with this group of individuals also continue to present significant challenges for both services. Those categorised as psychopathic or personality disordered may behave in ways that are seriously damaging both to themselves and to others. There has also been frequent criticism and, at times, castigation of services for… Expand
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