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Sociopath Test

Sociopath Test
Sociopath Test

Are you a sociopath? Do you suffer from antisocial personality disorder (ASPD)? Use this scientific tool to find out whether you should see a mental health specialist for the diagnosis and treatment of this disorder.

Learn More About Sociopathy

Sociopathy is a non-medical term that typically refers to the mental illness antisocial personality disorder (ASPD).

A sociopath has difficulty understanding and relating to others’ emotions. They are highly impulsive, disregard social norms and laws, hurt others without any remorse and use charm and wit to manipulate others. They may also violate the rights of others & display intense aggression and criminal behavior.

Antisocial personality disorder is a psychiatric condition that involves a dysfunctional thought process along with antisocial attitudes and behaviors. They are manipulative, exploitative, reckless, delinquent and disrespectful. They can do anything for their personal gain and are incapable of building positive, stable relationships.

It is considered a cluster B personality disorder and is observed in around 4% of the general population. This disorder can be observed in someone by the age of 18 years and genetics & environmental factors play a crucial role in the development. The symptoms can be managed with psychotherapy and medication under the guidance of a mental health professional.

Instructions:

Examine the statements below and select the one that best represents or relates to you. Please answer as honestly as possible in order to get the most out of this test.

Approx time -10 minutes
No. of questions – 20