Author Archives: Dr. Candace V. Love

Self-Care Strategies When Coping With a Narcissist

If you have neglected yourself while in a relationship with a narcissist, it can be challenging to take care of yourself. But it is essential to do so in order to maintain your sense of self. Continue reading

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Strategies for Interacting With a Narcissist

If you choose to stay with a narcissist or have no choice but to interact with one, you may find these communication strategies helpful. Continue reading

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Should You Stay With or Leave a Narcissistic Partner?

For most women who eventually decide to leave, it’s because of a specific tipping point, such as in the cases described in my book. Continue reading

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Why Don’t Women Leave Narcissistic Partners?

The most simplistic answer I hear is that they’re in love, but there may be more complicated reasons. Continue reading

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Avoid a Shallow Relationship: Know the Traits of a Narcissist

The best way to avoid a narcissist is to be able to recognize the traits inherent in such a personality. Here are the most common ones. Continue reading

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Event: Booksigning & Discussion in Oak Brook, IL

Join Dr. Love as she offers seven secrets to help women finally break free from their attraction to narcissistic men. Continue reading

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Event: Champagne & Chat

Enjoy Dr. Candace V. Love for an afternoon of bubbly and scrumptious cupcakes from our very own Cacao Sweets & Treats, featured on the Food Network’s Unique Sweets. Continue reading

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Teaching Your Child How to Self-Soothe

In my work with parents and their children, I’ve come up with numerous methods for self-soothing. Here are some ideas. Continue reading

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Teaching Kids the Value of Frustration Tolerance and Self-Soothing

Learning about frustration tolerance and self-soothing (how to handle it) are two of the most important lessons a parent can teach a child. Continue reading

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Free Gift: Excerpt From “No More Narcissists!”

Download a free excerpt of Dr. Love’s new book, “No More Narcissists! How to Stop Choosing Self-Absorbed Men and Find the Love You Deserve.” Continue reading

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