Category Archives: Narcissistic Personality Disorder

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

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Romantic Relationships | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Romantic Relationships | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Romantic Relationships | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Romantic Relationships | Tagged | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Romantic Relationships | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Romantic Relationships | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Book Out Now: “No More Narcissists!”

The I knew I had to finish writing this book because of my commitment to you, the women who are the repeated survivors of destructive narcissistic relationships. Continue reading

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Romantic Relationships | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Link Between Domestic Violence and Narcissism

In my work with female victims of domestic violence (also referred to as intimate partner violence, or IPV), most of my patients described their abusers in terms that lead me to think their partners were certainly narcissistic to some degree. … Continue reading

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Origin of the Word “Narcissism”

The word narcissism originates from the Greek myth of Narcissus, a handsome young hunter known for his beauty. The story of Narcissus and Echo reflects the dynamic of today’s narcissistic relationship. Continue reading

Posted in Narcissistic Personality Disorder | Tagged | Comments Off on The Origin of the Word “Narcissism”