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Dr. Todd Grande describes Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Dr. Todd Grande describes Narcissistic Personality Disorder.

Narcissistic Personality Disorder as outlined in the DSM 5, is characterized by
– a grandiose sense of self-importance,
– a preoccupation with unlimited success, feeling too special to    be understood by regular people,
– needing excessive admiration,
– a sense of entitlement,
– being interpersonally exploitative,
– having a lack of empathy,
– being envious and others and believe others are envious of        them,
– and being arrogant.

 

Video is courtesy of the Dr. Todd Grande YouTube channel

 

Even the slightest criticism is not well received by most people with Narcissistic Personality Disorder. IMHO I believe it is because they have internalized rather Low Self Esteem.

 

Video is courtesy of the Dr. Todd Grande YouTube channel

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7 mind games commonly played by a narcissist, and ways to stay clear of them.

Psychotherapist Dr. Les Carter describes 7 mind games commonly played by a Narcissist, and outlines ways to stay clear of them.

Video is courtesy of the Surviving Narcissism YouTube Channel.

Click on this line to visit Amazon.com to checkout the book titled: “Enough About You, Let’s Talk About Me: How to Recognize and Manage the Narcissists in Your Life” which Dr. Les Carter had written.

Click on this line to visit the Psychology Today website which has posted contact info for Dr. Les Carter.

“Lack of Object Constancy” is a Narcissistic Trait and Red Flag to watch for

This video discusses “Lack of Object Constancy” which is another Trait and Red Flag of a Narcissist to watch for.

Video is courtesy of the Narcissistic Abuse Victim Syndrome YouTube channel

Click on this line to visit the Narcissistic Abuse Victim Syndrome Facebook page.

The video below is posted by someone suffering from Borderline Personality Disorder. She discusses a therapy session about Lack of Object Constancy. What she mentions, also applies to Narcissists. Note that she is actively seeking treatment via Therapy Sessions, which is something a Narcissist would rarely (if ever) do.

Video is courtesy of The Borderline Life YouTube channel

Click on this line to visit the Out of The Fog website to read their post titled : Lack of Object Constancy.

 

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Narcissist Personality Disorder: the incurable mind

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We all know one. Maybe two. That boss who thinks he or she is a god. That spouse who is never wrong. That co-worker who always finds a scapegoat to take the blame. Are they just irritating people with few social skills or do they have Narcissistic Personality Disorder? (NPD)

There are certain indicators for NPD. Narcissists will have many, but not all of these:

  1. Narcissists believe they are better than everyone else. They believe they are better looking, more talented, smarter, their skills are superior. They often express disdain for those whom they consider inferior. They may have a grandiose personality, they may believe they are a god.
  2. They fantasize about their power, success and attractiveness. They will paint a very attractive picture of their goals, but it’s all smoke and mirrors, to convince you of their superiority.
  3. They love to talk about themselves. They can often be charming and entertaining…

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Spiritless Humans | Wake Up World

Empathy for Others is one trait which defines us as Human Beings.

Narcissists lack that trait.

The Total Lack of Empathy for Others, is commonly found among Narcisists, Sociopaths, Histrionics and Psychopaths. Spiritless Humans” is another interesting take, on such individuals.

Please click on either the photo below, or on the link at the bottom of this page, to be taken to the Wake Up World site to read their full multi page article.

Some people seem to be missing something important inside. But what? The answer is clear if we look at their common behaviors and the qualities of consciousness

Source: Spiritless Humans | Wake Up World