IT’S ALL ABOUT ME – Narcissistic Personality Disorder
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Articles About Narcissistic Personality Disorder
Those of you who work in the behavioral health care field know that when a person decides to go to treatment, whether by invitation or by other circumstances, there is usually a big gulp and an essential fear of going (i.e. a "fear of flying") about actually entering...
Feel as though you are always walking on eggshells around your loved one, not knowing whether you will be greeted by a two-headed monster or their sweet side? Tips to navigate personality disorders.
Our team helps families whose loved one’s experience both substance abuse and display signs of psychosis. Learn what some of the early warning signs are.
The tragic death of Zappos founder who aimed to Deliver us Happiness, Tony Hsieh is alas just another example of how wealth and power does not preclude others from being surrounded by folks who feed one’s addiction in exchange for goods and services. As Forbes...
I thought long and hard about how we offer services to the families we serve. We take pride in going the extra mile with are clients in providing Care Management services. In addition to Intervention and Safe Escort Services, here are some of the other services of we...
I was so busy working that I missed July 5 National Workaholics Day. I guess I am guilty as charged. In fact, it wasn’t until a Forbes article undulated before my tired work eyes did, I ever know there was a National Workaholic Day. In my life every day is a workday....
Lately I have been thinking about what prompts reckless behavior. We all know that in the past 4 months we have been cautioned to act with reserve, to stay put, to social distance and to wear masks. However, life is messy, and events have occurred which have served as...
Do you worry about how to protect your assets especially when a loved one has a substance use disorder or has the potential to be a problematic beneficiary?
Last week I received a phone call from a distressed wife who asked me about her successful husband who she described as a high functioning alcoholic with narcissistic tendencies. It got me thinking about how we often sweep addiction and mental health problems under...
For additional resources on the topic, be sure to check out these books:
Rokelle Lerner- The Object of My Affection Is In My Reflection, 2009 Health Communications Inc (available on Amazon)
Wendy Terry Behary LCSW, Disarming The Narcissist (second Edition ) New Harbinger Publications , Inc 2013
Sandy Hotchkiss LCSW Why Is It Always About You ? The Seven Deadly Sins of Narcissisn 2002
Elizabeth R Berown, Living Successfully With Screwed Up People ,2010 Revel a divison of the Baker Group . Michigan
Jean Twenge and Keith W Campell – The Narcissim Epidemic: Living in the Age of Entitlement 2009 Free Press a Division of Simon and Schuster
Paul Mason and Randi Kruger-Stop Walking On Eggshells , 2010 New Harbinger Press
Dr. Craig Malkin, Rethinking Narcissism , 2015 Harper Wave
Kim Saeed How To do No Contact Like A Boss!2015 Smashwords
Drew Keys Narcissists Exposed –75 Things Narcissists Don’t Want You To Know 2012 Lighthouse
Elizabeth Brown, Living Successfully with Screwed –Up People,1999 Revell Publishing
Kerry Patterson, Crucial Conversation Tools for Talking When Stakes are High ,2012 MCGRAW HILL