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STALKING
Stalking refers to the obsessive following or observing of another
person.
ABSORPTION ADDICTION MODEL
Developed by McCutcheon in 2002.
Celebrity worship typically begins in adolescense due to deficits in real
relationships at this time in our lives.
This model predicts that there will be an association between poor mental…

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Psychological profile
Kienlan et al (1997) examined the case histories of 25 stalkers. One third had a
diagnosed psychotic mental disorder. The personality profile of the non-psychotic
stalkers included traits such as anger, hostility, obsession, dependency and jealousy.
The non psychotic stalkers made more violent threats and carried out these…

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