Psychopaths and three reasons why we need them | Armon Tamatea
Armon Tamatea

This talk by Armon Tamatea may have you looking furtively at your neighbour, friend, partner, or work colleague and to beginning ponder, to wonder, could they be… What exactly is a psychopath? Not all are axe murders. So where are they and what do they do?

Armon J. Tamatea (PhD) is a clinical psychologist and senior lecturer in psychology at the University of Waikato. He was previous to this a senior research advisor for the Department of Corrections and has worked extensively in the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of violent, sexual and high-risk psychopathic offenders. His current research interests include psychopathy, gang communities, criminal justice and indigenous peoples, and institutional violence in prisons.