Jeffrey DahmerStudent’s Name Professor Subject Date The essence of this essay is to explain of how the theories of psychopathology explain the character of Jeffrey Dahmer of becoming a serial killer thereby considering if these theories of psychopathology could give any assistance to persons like Jeffrey Dahmer. From the Analysis of the psychological theories it's evident that all arguments played a role in being factors to the killing spree of Dahmer. Tracing back to his life as a child to when he got caught as an adult there is a possibility to recognize of inherent psychological threats that prompted him to become who he was (Jamet 2012). Accordance to research conducted there exists no analysis that's concrete because just a little information is known regarding his forensic psychology. However there are theories like his disorder of borderline personality illness is important. Because that way clinicians can remedy the problem diagnosed by having such persons undergo treatment programs that would be in the end of help to them. Thus limiting the possibility of them attaining certain traits that has them behave in psychopathic ways outgrowing their behaviors preventing any worse criminal actions that may in future be of adverse effect to them (Kosson et al. 2015). REFERENCES Jamet D. (2012). Offender Profiling – Jeffrey Dahmer. Delphine Jamet: Security Officer / Author / Counter Terrorism Student. Retrieved 10 May 2017 from delphinejamet.wordpress.com Kosson D. S. Gacono C. B. Klipfel K. M. & Bodholdt R. (2015). Understanding and Assessing Psychopathy. The Clinical and Forensic Assessment of Psychopathy: A Practitioner's Guide 252. Sias J. (2016). Serial Murder Psychopathy and Objectification. In The Meaning of Evil (pp. 23-51). Palgrave Macmillan US. [...]
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