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Harvard Psychiatrist: Trump's Sociopathy Is a Threat to the Planet

We've had narcissistic presidents before, but never one this divorced from reality.

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Some prominent experts put Donald Trump on the psychiatrist's couch and come up with really scary observations that might have you hiding under your sofa. A Persistent Loss of Reality Because Donald Trump has been a very public figure for many years, we are in an excellent position to know his behaviors—his speech and actions—which are…

Lance Dodes, M.D., has been treating people with addictions for more than three decades. He is the author of "The Heart of Addiction" and "Breaking Addiction." He is a Training and Supervising analyst emeritus with the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute and recently retired assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He lives in Southern California.

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