Psychiatry & Psychology--General/Psychopaths

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Could a psychopath act like a monster with the people he is close with but act just like a normal person when he is at work or school?

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Hi, Jake, thanks for you question. The answer is yes, sure. Anyone, everyone, can act one way with some people, and another way with everyone else. The answer is the same whether the person has a mental illness or not - IOW, the mental illness has nothing to do with this. Hope that helps

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Bruce Borkosky, Psy.D.

Expertise

any related to psychology, especially related to forensic psychology

Experience

15 years as a licensed psychologist, 15 years in private practice. My practice began primarily doing individual and group psychotherapy, is now devoted to assessments, but I occasionally do take on clients in therapy.

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American Psychological Association

Education/Credentials
B.A. psychology, B.A., music, Ohio Wesleyan U., 1978 MCS, computer science, University of Dayton, 1984 MA, psychology, Miami Inst. of Psychology, 1991 Psy.D., psychology, Miami Inst. of Psychology, 1993 post doctoral training in Neuropsychology, Fielding Institute, 1995-1997

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