The “Dark Empath”: A Dangerous Trend Glorifying Sociopaths.

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I’ve been wanting to debunk this idea of the “dark empath” for a while now. What disturbs me the most about this trend is all the support it’s getting from social media “experts” that have taken a pilot study discussed in an article in Psychology Today, and run with it.

This study was done by researchers from Nottingham Trent University, UK. In the abstract…

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