What Is Golden Child Syndrome?

what is golden child syndrome?

Golden child syndrome can occur when a designated child becomes responsible for all of the family’s successes. This child tends to be exceptional in one or more ways (beautiful, intelligent, athletic), and the family uses this “asset” as leverage for appearing superior to the outside world. Unfortunately, being the golden child can have a steep … Read more

How to Deal with a Narcissistic Son in Law?

how to deal with a narcissistic son in law

Pretty much every parent believes that no one is good enough for their daughter. That’s not to say you can’t have a cordial relationship with your son-in-law, but no one is good enough for your baby girl. But what if he’s not just “not good enough” but is actually terrible for your daughter? What if … Read more

Do Narcissists Love Their Children?

do narcissists love their children?

Can a narcissist love their children? It’s a painful question, isn’t it? It’s especially painful if you’re the child of a narcissist or if you have children with a narcissist.  After all, are they truly capable of providing the nurturing, compassion, and unconditional positive regard a child needs to thrive? Despite their concerning personality, can … Read more