Cultural desensitization to character dysfunction allowed behaviors that were once rare or unthinkable to become “the new normal.”
Cultivating character has no shortcuts. Healthy socialization is a longer and more arduous process for humans than for any other species.
I have confidence that integrity of character will again come to be as expected as all the dysfunction we’ve experienced for years. And it’s toward that end that I’ve written Essentials for the Journey. Let us all resolve to make character matter again.
Words have power. So it behooves us to be mindful of them.
The Psychopathy Spectrum All disturbed characters on the psychopathy spectrum are significantly impaired in their empathy capacity. But exactly where a person lies on the spectrum depends upon just how devoid of empathy they are and what other problematic traits they also possess. Psychopaths: lack empathy are extremely decietful, manipulative, conning possess a certain glibness, … Continue reading Understanding The Psychopathy Spectrum