The Difference Between Neurosis and Psychosis

What is Psychosis? Psychosis is a severe mental illness, characterised by a loss of contact with the reality and profound disruption of the relationships with other people, which results in social maladaptation. The psychoses lead to a declination of personality. Specially distorted reflection of the effects of the reality. There is a change in the … Continue reading The Difference Between Neurosis and Psychosis

5 Misconceptions About Psychopathy

Psychopathy Is Not a Diagnosis: First of all, psychopathy is not actually a real diagnosis. The closest resembling diagnosis is 'antisocial personality disorder'. However, there have been many scales of psychopathy created over the years, including 'the Levenson Self-Report Psychopathy Scale' and 'the Hare Psychopathy Checklist'. These scales test how many psychopathic traits an individual … Continue reading 5 Misconceptions About Psychopathy