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Sociopaths are people with no self-conscience. Sociopath characteristics go unnoticed for a long time, until a drastic episode. Here are a few sociopath characteristics for your help.
He is convinced that he has the godlike power to transform anyone. He is convinced that he has the godlike power to force anyone to do his bidding.
He is convinced that he has dominion over (and dominates) all things, including human beings. He is convinced that he is successful in all his ventures.
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Lying behaviors are hard to treat but best is the use of positive and negative reinforcement. Lying means that she will be informed that she is no longer trusted and everything she says will be checked out. Negative reinforcement consists of taking away privileges such as cell phones, computers and television. Positive reinforces would be the limited use of these items. This will mean checking up on everything she says and does.
Failure in school, close to being expelled and not completing her homework means that you need to set what your goals are and have her agreement to them. Tutors are helpful but you need to get her homework assignments. One parent I worked with gave each of this child’s teachers self addressed stamped envelops to send the assignments in. She should show you all completed assignments the night before they are do.
Unresponsiveness to disciplinary action is due to the fact that sociopaths do not have feelings and at best imitate their expression by studying others. As a result they do not feel guilt. Care must be taken to find appropriate consequences because true sociopaths never think the rules apply to them. Consistency is the key issue in developing consequences.