Codependent-Toxic: Portrait of a Narcissist’s Significant Other

Editor’s Note: If you’ve been reading my work for long, you know that I’ve written pretty often about narcissism in relationships. While I initially did this just for my own healing purposes, I found that the reaction I got from readers was...

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...

How to Expose a Narcissist: 3 Easy Steps to Bring Out a Narc’s True Colors

So, you want to know how to expose a narcissist in your life, right? And my guess is that you feel this way because you want to show everyone around you that it’s really NOT you – that you’re not the crazy one. You’re tired by now, am I right?...

7 Types of Terribly Toxic Narcissists (#5 is scary!)

There’s a whole “spectrum” of narcissism, beginning with the healthy kind that looks a lot like self-esteem (and coexists with empathy) and rounding out with the most toxic of the types – the extreme narcissist. Often, those who might be...

Toxic Relationships: How to Identify Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Toxic family relationships can take a toll on anyone who has to deal with them, especially when mental illness is involved. Any sort of mental illness among family members, especially left untreated, can cause stress and discord in the family, but sometimes, the...

Narcissistic Abuse Recovery: Find the Light at the End of the Tunnel and Be Brave

“No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you’ll find the positive side of things.” ~Demi Lovato If you ask me,...