Female bullies attacks are typically more indirect and the use of relationships, rather than fists, to hurt another.
Some of the environmental factors can include deprivation, sexual abuse, abandonment, emotional abuse, association with people who are antisocial, physical abuse and others.
Though there are no distinct biological causes that have been identified as the main cause for this disorder, research suggest that for people suffering from sociopathic personality disorder, the part of the brain that is mainly responsible for an individual’s learning from his or her own mistakes and responding to fearful and sad facial expressions tends to be smaller than in a normal individual.
A sociopath may repeatedly lie and manipulate others for their own gain.
Recover from a relationship with a sociopath by establishing distance, giving yourself time and seeking therapy.
Female sociopaths are a pretty wide and fuzzy category that includes a wide variety of behaviors, but have the same core set of personality traits.