• Empath,  Narcissism,  Self Help

    6 Steps on How to Leave the Narcissist

    Written by Alexander Burgemeeste (original website has been removed) Leaving a narcissistic relationship is one of the hardest, most devastating, break-ups you will ever endure. But survival is indeed a possibility. Narcissists are typically charming, captivating, intelligent and manipulative. They are difficult to let go of, plus it also means coming to terms with the fact that the person you loved was not the person you thought he or she was. Furthermore, it means admitting to the painful and humiliating things you endured during your relationship.  And then just when you have the strength to finally leave, the narcissist turns your emotions upside down again with guilt, intimidation or original charm, telling…

  • Guest Blogger,  Narcissism

    Insights into having a Narcissistic Parent

    original blog by Jaime Grace Do you feel trapped when dealing with a narcissistic parent? Is it like your mind is blocked and you don’t know what to do? The first thing you have to remember is that you are not a victim of the circumstances. You have power and free will do set in motion the next stage of events. The second thing you have to remember is that you have options. You have three options to choose from at any time to save your integrity and peace of mind. You are free to pick any of the three options that you see fit. Let’s see what those options…

  • Empath,  Guest Blogger,  Narcissism

    Stages of Narc Relationships

    Stolen from here: http://shrink4men.com/2015/12/22/relationship-stages-with-a-narcissist-or-borderline-and-triangulation/ Relationship Stages with a Narcissist or Borderline and Triangulation So you thought you’d finally met the woman or man of your dreams. Sure, they came on a little strong at first. The compliments seemed a bit excessive and even premature. Ignoring that nagging voice in your head, the relationship developed at a fast pace, faster than most of your other relationships and friendships. At some point, perhaps you questioned their sincerity and insta-adoration? Maybe you even had doubts about them such as, “Is this person psycho or is it love at first sight?” After all, how can someone really know you well enough after just a…