Tag: Personality Disorders

  • Dark Tetrad

    Dark Tetrad

    The Dark Tetrad refers to four malevolent personality traits—Machiavellianism, Narcissism, Psychopathy, and Sadism. Historically grounded and individually unique, they collectively spotlight behaviors marked by a disregard for others.

  • Munchausen Syndrome

    Munchausen Syndrome

    Named after Baron Munchausen’s exaggerated tales, Munchausen Syndrome describes individuals who deliberately simulate or amplify health issues. This self-deception stems from an internal need for attention, distinct from external motivations. A related disorder sees the symptoms imposed on another, known as Munchausen by Proxy.