Being married to a narcissist can feel like one long and draining emotional rollercoaster ride.
Several decades ago, in The Triumph of the Therapeutic, Philip Rieff contended that, in the West, the religious worldview that was concerned with personal salvation in God had been eclipsed by the therapeutic culture. The primary goal of this new, dominant culture is for the individual to feel good because there is “nothing at stake beyond a manipulatable sense of well-being.” In the decades that have followed, Rieff’s thesis has been confirmed over and over.
A recent study has suggested that people who cancel plans last-minute in favour of other options tend to display the personality traits of Machiavellianism, narcissism and even psychopathy.
The study, which looked at 190 participants between the ages of 17 and 30, also showed that these frequent cancellers, known as ‘social zappers’, are often impulsive, and prone to procrastinating.
Another explanation involves the association between narcissism and agency. In a way, narcissism may be defined as a blend of antagonistic and …
New psychology research sheds light on how different dimensions of grandiose narcissism are related to aggressive sexual behaviors.
Five themes of D are callousness, deceitfulness, narcissistic entitlement, … Although a number of different aversive traits—for instance, narcissism, …
Using her popular SLAY methodology, top 1% attorney Rebecca Zung debuts on-demand class to help people deal with narcissistic behaviors in their …
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“Is it a surprise, I think not,” Mr Jones said. “Who would want to sit and watch a group of narcissists who have an overinflated sense of self importance, …
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In this text, the author states that in clinical work with patients, the narcissistic problem places the psychoanalyst’s sensitivity in the foreground.
This includes people higher on the set of personality traits captured by the dark triad: narcissism, Machiavellianism, and psychopathy (Lechuga …
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What does narcissistic sexual behavior look like? The traits that characterize NPD and other personality disorders tend to remain pretty constant over …
After ending things with my last narcissistic boyfriend, I really want to break this dating pattern and date a down-to-earth, empathetic guy that won’t just …
cosmopolitan.com … ‘darker’ personality traits, including Machiavellianism (being manipulative and having a lack of morals) and narcissism (extremely self-absorbed).