Narcissistic maneuvers are discussed, including gaslighting, scapegoating, playing the victim while vilifying true victims, smear campaigns, and the silent treatment, in order to facilitate the sons and daughters in their ability to recognize, name, and articulate their experiences.
If you choose to do battle, be sure to be armored and have good quality relational weapons.
Narcissism and sociopathy have very similar characteristics. Could narcissists actually be sociopaths? Are sociopaths narcissists? We investigate the truth.
People's fantasies of narcissists keep people holding on to the relationship longer than they might ordinarily hang on to a relationship. Why does this happen and what can you do about it? Read on to find out.
Emotion controls everything pathologically narcissistic people do, but because they have such limited understanding of - and sometimes attachment to - their emotions, they may not even be aware of this at all.
Emotional neglect and the damage it causes is long-lasting and has many implications. We discuss that here.
It seems odd that people who are considered by many to be predators would be afraid of anything, but they absolutely are. Read on to find out what.
Dealing with a pathological narcissist or psychopath is very difficult and getting one out of your life once he's fixated on you can be even harder. It can be done, however. We show you how right now.
How to stop reacting to narcissists to break the drama cycle.