Narcissistic PD part 14 – on line resources

Diagnosis I have put this section last because I think there are bigger issues than diagnosis – those of character, morality, community and other pre-requisites of a human life. Some readers call me and ask for confirmation of a diagnosis of their partner whom I...

Narcissistic PD part 13 – characteristics

Quick guide to characteristics of person struggling with narcissism Here is a list of some likely behaviours of a narcissistic parent, from ‘Children of the Self Absorbed: A Grownup’s Guide to Getting over Narcissistic Parents’ (2001) by Nina Brown...

Narcissistic PD part 12 – parenting

Question: After 10 years of pain and frustration, I’ve come to learn that my husband suffers from NPD. I’ve decided not to leave him in the short-term because our children are quite young and sharing custody with him feels akin to sending them off with a...

Narcissistic PD part 11 – intimacy

Description of narcissism in an intimate relationship Retrieved from angel fire.com 26/10/05 If you get a chill up or down your spine while reading these and thinking of your boss, partner or parent – your body knows! Having had that confronting experience some...

Narcissistic PD part 10 – consumerism

Feel-good consumer wants are narcissistic ‘needs’ They are fundamental to national economic health and ultimately to the loss of habitat. They are elevated to magisterial levels by the therapy/personal development/litigation industry looking after your...