May 5, 2022

Serial Killers: The Mind of a Murderer

by Science Vs

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[REBROADCAST] What makes a serial killer? What drives them to kill again and again? To find out the truth about this ghastly lot, we talked to forensic psychologist Prof. Eric Hickey, criminologist Ass. Prof. Wayne Petherick, and psychiatrist Prof. Gwen Adshead.

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Note: in this episode we discuss homicide, and sexual violence. Please take care when listening to the show, and here are some resources:

National Mental Health Helpline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357).

National Hotline for Crime Victims: 1-855-4-VICTIM (1-855-484-2846) 

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)