Narcissistic Abuse Recovery: Eliminating Your ‘Roadblocks’

While no two people are the same, we all have one thing in common – the little “roadblocks” that get in our way as we try to figure out what we really want from life. Roadblocks stop some people from ever making a change, but they motivate others to...

Boundary-Busting Narcissist? Here’s a Non-Toxic Boundary-Management Plan

One of the most difficult aspects of being tangled in a narcissist’s web is learning to set firm boundaries with them. Narcissists typically have poor boundaries themselves; they like to win and maintain power, and they don’t like others setting boundaries...

Secrets, Shyness and Self-Loathing: Identifying a Covert Narcissist

“Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people.” ~Andre Dubus III There are narcissists, and then there are people with narcissistic personality disorder (NPD). In both cases, it...