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Facing dark thoughts like murder or rape fantasies could help us sympathise with ‘evil,’ according to a criminal psychologist

According to criminal psychologist Julia Shaw, the word 'evil' is defunct, and someone's humanity is a lot more nuanced than the worst decision they ever made.

People with type A personalities attract narcissists, but a relationship between the two is a recipe for disaster

Type As tend to over-give and work hard to understand other people. But this can sometimes lead them down a dark path.
Everyone has different needs.

The difference between empaths, highly sensitive people, and introverts

Empaths, highly sensitive people, and introverts are all easily stimulated by the outside world, but there are a few distinct differences between them. Here's what sets them apart.
Repetition compulsion means you're subconsciously trying to fix the past.

6 types of people to avoid getting into a relationship with

There are several types of people you should avoid getting into a romantic relationship with. This is because they are highly draining and a relationship with them is likely to end up being toxic and damaging, so look out for any red flags early on.
Having some narcissistic tendencies doesn't make a narcissist.

I’m a professor of human behavior, and I have some news for you about the ‘narcissists’ in your life

Human behavior professor Melody Wilding says people tell her about narcissistic coworkers, but most don't truly understand what a "narcissist" is.
A narcissist will not want you to leave if they haven't stopped abusing you yet.

17 steps to leaving an abusive relationship with a narcissist

A narcissist will not want you to leave if they haven't stopped abusing you, so they will try and win you over again with their charm and charisma. Here's what you need to know to leave them for good.
There are nine dark personality traits.

The 9 dark personality traits of narcissists, psychopaths, and sociopaths — and what they mean

Having one dark personality trait means you're more likely to have another. But having a few doesn't mean you're necessarily a psychopath, narcissist, or sociopath. You may just have some tendencies.

Psychopaths have more dreams about sex and murder, according to a new study

People with dark personality traits are more likely to dream about having sex and committing violent acts like shooting and hitting others. But having these sorts of dreams doesn't automatically make you a psychopath.

Narcissists are irritating, attention-seeking, yet successful, according to a psychologist

Narcissists can use their traits such as confidence, entitlement, and grandiosity to their advantage in their careers. In fact, they may outperform others with more ability because they do not give up easily.