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The Narcissist’s Disrespect, Envy, and Contempt

Published on HuffPost 11/19/17 at 4:04 p.m. ET Those of us close to people with narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) naturally find ourselves wondering, even obsessing over, what types of people and things narcissists respect, which often seem random and fleeting….

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The Challenge of Setting Boundaries with Narcissist Parents

Even for the most secure adults from the healthiest families it can be difficult to break away from parents and their influence. For adult children of narcissistic parents (ACoNs), it is a life-long challenge. Violated Boundaries with Narcissist Parents ACoNs typically…

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Adult Children of Narcissists: Wounded Warriors

Recently I read a self-appointed narcissism “expert” declare that adult children of narcissists (ACoNs) are doomed to repeat the family pattern and become narcissists themselves. With a bit of research, I learned that she was a serial enabling partner/spouse of…

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Caretaking My Narcissistic Mother Through Cancer

Published on The Huffington Post 12/28/2016, 7:03 p.m. “Oh god, I’ve become my mother!” How many times have we heard friends, family, or movie characters exclaim that tired yet often at least partly true cliché? Clichés fill our cultural lexicon, but…

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