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Therapy for narcissism

Therapy for narcissism

  Photo by Victori∀ Therapy for narcissism Narcissism is one of the more difficult disorders to treat (Young et al, 2003).People with narcissism find it difficult to give and receive genuine love. They were often emotionally deprived in childhood and as a result have learned […]

Are you dating a narcissist?

Are you dating a narcissist?

  Are you dating a narcissist? Many couples come to see me regarding problems in their relationships and I have found a large proportion of these cases to be affected by a narcissistic element. Often, one person exhibits many narcissistic traits, making the success of […]

The Difference Between Narcissism and Egocentrism

The Difference Between Narcissism and Egocentrism

  Egocentrism and narcissism have similar traits although egocentrism is seen as a more ‘innocent’ form of narcissism. Egocentrics don’t know how to understand others and show empathy (an inability) whereas narcissists don’t care (lack of interest) about understanding others. Piaget described most children as being egocentric. […]

Personality Disorders

Personality Disorders

Personality disorders relate to the way a person THINKS. Their thinking patterns tend to be distorted on some level, according to the type of personality disorder they possess and these ways of thinking are habitual and difficult to change. Signs that someone has a personality […]

People with no empathy

People with no empathy

  It really hurts when someone that you once respected, that you thought would do the right thing, shows their true colours and becomes vindictive and malicious. Unfortunately, it is an experience that many of us are familiar with. Today has been a crazy day […]