Survivor characteristics: this type of stalker often stalks survivors that may have upset them directly or are representative of a group at which they are upset the survivor may be someone that the stalker knows or a complete stranger stalking behavior: this type of stalker can be the most obsessive and enduring type of. Pop, rock, country, hip hop, and r&b music are full of songs about stalkers, creepy people, and obsessive love how many of ron said his purpose for entering my apartment was simple curiosity and he just wanted to play with my orange kitten, oscar received this type of unwanted attention yourself. The most basic premise that is common to all the typologies is that there is a male offender and a female victim who are known to each other type of obsession the types of obsessions common to stalkers fall into three categories 1 erotomania is the least common about 10% of stalking cases fall into this category. She isn't the worst of his stalkers i see all of my ex-girlfriends well, not so much see as watch — brian, spaced a character noted for their obsession with another character they claim that the motivation for their morally outrageous acts is a simple wish to gain attention from the crush-ee alternatively, the obsession may. The 5 most common types of stalker 1) the 'rejected' stalker eighty per cent of victims know their stalker and the most common is the 'ex-intimate - rejected' stalker these perpetrators have been in a previous relationship – usually controlling and abusive in nature – with the victim on separation they. I remember when i once caught a bad case of pneumonia because i was dancing shirtless in my living room to the tunes of oh oh jaane jaana , in the midst of high fever i had to make do with pretend strumming my monster truck/transformers toy because i didn't have an electric guitar like salman played,. While there is no single psychological or behavioral profile for stalkers, forensic psychologists have identified two broad categories of stalkers and stalking behavior—dividing them into simple obsession and love obsession cases 70-80 % of all stalking cases fall under the simple obsession category, in which a personal or. Their fear of abandonment doesn't allow them to reason, so it's impossible to let them down easy obsession stalkers are often obsessive in multiple areas of their life including their romantic inclinations they usually have repetitive thought patterns that play like a broken record, so they gradually become so preoccupied.
The types of stalkers farnham sees are 80% male and can be divided into five broad categories: the rejected stalker, who has had a relationship with the but broader social forces are also at play: the fact that stalking appears to be on the rise has been blamed on everything from our obsession with. John douglas has a different classification of stalkers into just two types, love obsession stalkers (who develop a love obsession or fixation on a person with who they have little or no personal relationship), and simple obsession stalkers ( who had some previous personal or romantic relationship with the victim before the. Examples of that include controlling money or food and in extreme cases, stalking or using violence the individual who is obsessively in love, as well as the object of that love, may be dependent and codependent on each other, respectively the person who loves obsessively may behave as if addicted to. Mohandie k, meloy jr, mcgowan mg, williams j the recon typology of stalking: reliability and validity based upon a large sample of north american stalkers j forensic sci 2006 orion d i know you really love me: a psychiatrist's journal of erotomania, stalking, and obsessive love new york: macmillan 1997 12.
The first type is the rejected stalker, who begins to harass a victim after the unsatisfactory end of a romantic or perceived romantic relationship a rejected these stalkers are obsessive and feel that they are simply being “romantic” by constantly imposing themselves into their victims' lives some even. When it comes to celebrities, stalking fans are usually people who idealise the object of their interest because the obsessive person doesn't have a personal relationship with the object of obsession, and may for example rely on glamorised media reports about this person (the object), it's easy to start.
Some of the symptoms of obsessing over a person may be characteristic of obsessive compulsive personality disorder conversely, as is more commonly the case, the stalker has no antipathic feelings towards the victim, but simply a longing that cannot be fulfilled due to. Stalkers, no matter what or how severe their mental disorder, can usually be sorted into one of three major groupings: simple obsession, love obsession, and other according to experts, intimate partner stalkers can be the most dangerous types of stalker because they often have a history of violence against their victim,. Someone i met literally became obsessed with me, said katie lahnmann, the victim of a four-year stalking i even had a guy pretending to be my husband call him once to kind of help in throwing him off my back, she said lahnmann simply tell the caller: you have the wrong number, and hang up.
The first national study also shed some light on how common stalking is compared with other types of violence in the united states in a 1-year finally, the third group of stalkers, those having a simple obsession, included approximately 475 percent of those studied, 80 percent of whom were male.
It is exactly this dynamic that makes simple obsession stalkers so dangerous in the most acute cases, such stalkers will literally stop at nothing to regain their “ lost possession” –their partner– and in so doing, regain their lost self-esteem rejection often triggers this type of stalking stalkers are the most dangerous when their. Stalking behavior, historically characterized as romantic, obsessive advances has recently been identified as psychopathological by both the forensic the commonest types, yet the most injurious of all, are the 'simple obsessional' stalkers, the ex-spouses or ex-lovers, who account for almost 50% of all. They ant to objectify you and are pretty easy to get rid of by making them realize you're not a statue, but a person if someone is following you just turn around and start a conversation they immediately lose interest because this type doesn't want to know you they just want to stalk you the “im not stalking you, you're.