It is hard to make much sense of him, too, without the language of psychopathology.
But Dr. Prause is emphatic that her research finds no evidence of psychopathology in asexuals.
In any case, increased understanding of psychopathology in understanding filicide can only help, he said.
psychopathology psy·cho·pa·thol·o·gy (sī'kō-pə-thŏl'ə-jē, -pā-)
The study of the origin, development, and manifestations of mental or behavioral disorders.