from YouTube Website
Psychopaths… we usually only know them from Hollywood movies.
expect them to enter our real life. But, the psychopath is closer than you
think. Experts believe their number to be as high as one in a hundred. Most
of them function incognito in high-powered professions…all the way to the
By his own admission, he’s pompous, grandiose, repulsive and
contradictory, ruthless and devoid of scruples, capricious and unfathomable…
but he believes, he’s not a bad person. What he is is indifferent… he
couldn’t care less. Unless, of course, the topic is himself.
But, it’s uncharted territory… deep into the mind and life of a psychopath. The 47-year-old convicted corporate criminal has agreed to take part in the pursuit of his own diagnosis… meeting the world’s experts in psychopathy in the hope that science will provide some answers for why he is like he is.
These experts put Vaknin (and his wife) through a
battery of rigorous psychological tests and neuro-scientific experiments.
Sam, his wife, the scientists, the
film-makers - will they ever be quite the same again?