9 Rules To Survive Living With a Narcissist

Are you living with a narcissist? Struggling to keep your sanity? Narcissists believe that they are superior to others, expect constant praise and admiration, and fail to recognize the emotions and feelings of those around them. These aren’t exactly ideal traits for a roommate. Sometimes, however, it can’t be helped, and we find ourselves living … Read more

Living With a Narcissist? These Parenting Traits May Be the Cause

Up to 6% of the US population has narcissistic personality disorder, and its roots are believed to have a strong link to childhood. Does living with your child feel like you’re living with a narcissist? Does their behavior feel selfish, exploitative, or overly self-involved? You may not realize it, but the actions of parents may … Read more

Is Your Partner a Narcissistic Gambler – You bet!

>Pathological addiction to gambling is still very much a hidden phenomenon. A flutter at the race course, dog track, even betting on the outcome of a presidential election or the “X factor” winner is socially acceptable. The message is, like alcohol, in moderation there is no harm in gambling. Except that the media periodically tells … Read more

Is My Narcissistic Partner a Psychopath?

The answer is he could be and a simple answer is that whilst not all psychopaths are narcissists, most narcissists have psychopathic tendencies. From an analytical point of view there are overlapping characteristics. In many cases, we describe conditions which exist together as “co-morbid” that is to say they are distinct conditions which often exist … Read more

Riding the Rollercoaster of Narcissistic Rage

It’s true, recent events have made me quite angry. I have grown up in a world where differences have been accepted, even if sometimes with a raised eyebrow, and the mantra “live and let live” seemed sound enough for most to live by. But now things seem to have changed a lot, in a very … Read more

The Narcissist In Love

Narcissists yearn for perfect, romantic love and absolute adoration. People often think that narcissistic individuals love only themselves, like Narcissus in the Greek myth who fell in love with his own reflection, but the polar opposite is true. The narcissist usually struggles with fragile self-esteem and intense feelings of shame. The grandiose thinking they exhibit … Read more