Narcissism

Narcissistic parent: dealing with a narcissistic parent yourself.

Having a narcissistic parent.<p>Narcissism facts -infographic<p>Being the child of a narcissistic mother or father is difficult, to say the least. …

Parenting

Why Demanding Equality In All Things Makes Us Narcissists

In the 2009 book “The Narcissism Epidemic,” Jean Twenge and Keith Campbell make a convincing case that America is becoming infected with narcissism. …

Conservative POV

Analysis of the tortured syntax in Trump’s New York Times interview suggests mental decline or emotional stress

President Trump’s interview this week with the New York Times made headlines for his revelation that he would never have chosen Jeff Sessions as …

New York Times

The Dysfunctional Ways a Family Protects a Narcissist

It wasn’t until college that Susan realized the level of dysfunction in her family. There were signs earlier in her life but the pieces were never …

What Happens To People In Relationships With Narcissists

<i>By Lenora Thompson</i><p><i>Bizarre. Immature. Spoiled.</i> And “that” smirk that says, <i>“Oh</i><i>c’mon. It wasn’t that bad.</i><i>Your</i><i>[wife,</i><i>husband, father, mother, grandparent,</i> …

Canadian News

8 Traits of Healthy Narcissism That Drive Success

When it comes to success, too little narcissism can be just as pathological as too much.<p>Every hard-working person craves approval. This need for approval is driven by our ego to make us feel loved, valuable, unique, important, powerful, successful and in charge of our lives.<p>Most of us do what we …

Self-improvement

Meet the Real Narcissists. (They're Not What You Think.)

Last winter, a friend told me she was considering a divorce. "I really think my husband is a narcissist!" she said. More recently, over brunch, an …

Psychology

13 Subtle Signs Your Mom Is Probably A Narcissist

If you don't have a great relationship with your mom, or if you dealt with all sorts of drama while growing up, it <i>may</i> be because your mom is a …

Relationships

The Exhausted Woman

It took several committee meetings for Jill to put together a thorough proposal for the management of a new department. She did the work under the …

Personality

Short Term Sexual Flings and the Narcissistic Personality

Source: karally long, Flickr<p>Narcissism, a psychological descriptor involving abnormal levels of self-admiration, lower capacity for empathy, and an …

Personality

'My sister is a narcissistic, conniving and mean human being. Should she be in the wedding party to keep the family peace?'

Traditionally, weddings are meant to be a joyous celebration of two families coming together to celebrate the union of a couple in love.

Weddings

How a Child Becomes a Narcissist

Last week, a father sent an email to me about his teenage daughter. After reading the characteristics of narcissism, he was concerned that she had …

Personality

8 Ways Narcissists Can Alter Your Perception of Reality

Being in a close relationship with a narcissistic can be more than just hurtful – it can be dangerous.<p>If you find yourself in constant doubt, …

Relationships

Here's Why Psychopaths Are Unable to Love Their Own Children

The effects are devastating.<p>Dark triad personality (DTP) traits are narcissism, Machiavellianism, and psychopathy. These traits manifest in people as …

Parenting

8 Tips to Protect Yourself from a Narcissist

Source: Cabeca de Marmore/Shutterstock<p>Do you have a narcissist in your life? Most everyone knows or has been involved with one. They may be in your …

I’m a psychiatrist, and this is the truth about whether you can tell if someone is a ‘psychopath’ or not

Everyone appears to be diagnosing everyone else with a personality disorder these days. From accusations Trump has Narcissistic Personality Disorder …

Personality

8 Ways to Spot a Narcissist

There’s no question we all need to take some “me time” now and then. But if someone needs their “me time” <i>all</i> the time, they might be suffering from …

Personality

Why Empaths Constantly Fall For The ‘Wounded Narcissist’: The Reason Will Surprise You

3.3K Shares<p>Share this Post Share Share Share Share Email Comments<p>Narcissist and empaths are in many ways opposites, so when these two become involved …

Personality

Dem Rep. on Trump’s Fitness for Office: If Viewers ‘Want to Google Narcissistic Personality Disorder…’

On CNN’s <i>Outfront</i> tonight, Congresswoman <b>Karen Bass</b> told <b>Kate Bolduan</b> she has concerns about <b>President Trump</b>‘s fitness for office.<p>Bolduan brought up a …

Personality

The Everything Guide to Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Professional, reassuring advice for coping with the disorder - at work, at home, and in your family

Cynthia Lechan Goodman, MEd, received her Master of Education degree from Columbia University in Counseling Psychology. As an outpatient counselor in …

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The 3 Personality Types Most Likely To Cheat (And The Most Common Reasons They Do It)

In Gallup polls, 91 percent of responders report that infidelity in a marital partnership is morally wrong and 64 percent say they would not be …

Relationships

The Self-Awareness of the Narcissist

I’m going to break one of my rules, and discuss a study before I actually read it myself. I printed out this study and will get to it this weekend, …

Self-awareness

The Narcissist’s Puppet

Narcissists don’t always do their own dirty work. They’re far too clever for that. Instead, they work through a kind-of intermediary. A henchman. A</i> …

Narcissism is on the rise, but are you a narcissist? Take our quiz

To discover if you're a narcissist, first think of yourself.<p>If you've got to step two, you are not a narcissist. Or so the joke goes.<p>Narcissists …

Personality

Taking Selfies Doesn't Make You a Narcissist

If you’ve ever looked at someone’s selfie and thought “They are so vain,” you might be making an unfair assumption. A recent study suggests most …

Lifestyle

From the office to the home, dealing with narcissists

At work, it's the one who has tickets on themselves, whose self-belief exceeds their abilities, who's basically solely focussed on themselves. But …

Australian Universities

Taking Selfies Doesn't Make You A Narcissist

Photo by Sole Treadmill.<p>If you've ever looked at someone's selfie and thought "They are so vain," you might be making an unfair assumption. A recent …

Top 3 Frustrating Things About Narcissistic Parents

We all have narcissistic moments. Sometimes we think a situation is about us, when it isn’t. Sometimes we put our desire to be right above connection. In a study by the Max Planck Institute for Human and Cognitive Brain Sciences, they even found that in situations where a decision needs to be made …

Parenting

14 Signs You're Dealing With A Narcissist

When it comes to determining whether someone you know is a narcissist, most people make it more complicated than it needs to be. I use the duck …

Relationships

I’m a White, 26-year-old Stanford Grad, and I’m Lowering the Price of My Eggs to $80,000

Hi! You’ve expressed an interest in buying eggs to conceive your own child. Oh — sorry — not buying — I meant “receiving eggs as a donation and …

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