Q & A: The Narcissist and Drug Abuse

Q: Can you speak to…or direct me to information on…the narcissist plus drug (specifically cocaine) addiction? For example, is there data to support any level of drug use by narcissists? If so, is cocaine a drug of choice, and why? What are some of the signs, and are the signs of a narcissist on cocaine … Read more

Q & A: The Narcissist and Public Defamation

Q: Thank you for this fantastic resource! My ex-partner displays many characteristics associated with NPD. He seeks adulation and sympathy by shifting between having an inflated sense of self and playing the role of victim. We have been separated for two years now and for the first six months I found myself responding to his … Read more

Q & A: Narcissism and Ayahuasca

Q: Hi I am from Bolivia, I recently gone under a treatment with psychedelic drugs such as ayahuasca, it really helped. I wish to know your points of view on psychedelic drugs to treat depression and other diseases. (might be difficult, just let me know if you want to try this one?) A: Ayahuasca is … Read more

Why do Narcissists Hold Sex and Affection from you?

Q: Why do narcissists hold sex and affection from you A: Narcissists withhold sex and affection as a means of controlling you. If you said or did something they didn’t approve of, they withhold sex and/or affection as a means of punishing you. Some narcissists also withhold as a means of “torturing” you, making you question them … Read more