EDMUND KEMPER BY:CALVIN SUMTER
Edmund kemper • Edmund Emil Kemper III was born Dec.18, 1948, in Burbank, California. • Two sisters • Parents divorced at age nine • 6’10 • 300 pounds • Killed 10 people
Growing up • Mentally and physically abused by mother and kids at school • Locked in basement away from rest of the family • Killed grandparents as a teen • Released from psychtiotric care at age 22 then killed 8 more people( including his mother)
Diagnosis • Paranoid schizophrenia: have delusions and auditory hallucinations but have normal intellectual functioning. The delusions can often be about being persecuted unfairly or being some other person who is famous.
Symptoms • Anger • Aloofness • Anxiety • Argumentativeness • Dissociative
Intervention • I would suggest using the Psychoanalytic Approach because most of his problems were from his childhood. • Would help: • Find more causes for his feeling • Determine how to deal with his feelings • Understand his sub consciousness
Sites • http://www.biography.com/people/edmund-kemper-403254#synopsis&awesm=~oEU2ExWRgRnHMe • http://criminalminds.wikia.com/wiki/Edmund_Kemper • http://www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk/crime-files/edmund-kemper