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How Narcissistic Parents Weaken Our Sense Of A Personal Boundary.

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Because narcissistic parents are so unpredictable, and their mood changes so mercurial and frightening, the young child quickly learns, largely on an unconscious level, that s/he (i.e. the young child) must be able to ‘read’, with great precision, such a… Read more

Narcissism : The Roles Of Nature, Nurture And Culture

To what degree are narcissists created by their genetic inheritance (nature) and to what degree by the environment in which they grow up (nurture)? The Role Of Nature : According to a leading expert in the field of the study… Read more

Characteristics Of Narcissistic Parents

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Typically, the narcissistic parent views his/her child as a kind of possession whose sole purpose is to continuously fulfil his/her (i.e. the narcissistic parent’s) emotional needs. In order to keep the child in this role (i.e. the role of existing… Read more

The Self-Contradictory Behaviour of The Narcissistic Parent

The Narcissistic Parent : One of the most confusing and frustrating aspects of dealing with a narcissistic parent is that they seem to have two sides to their personality which appear to be diametrically opposed (although, actually, they are inter-related… Read more

Narcissistic Parent : Typical Behavior

What Is The Typical Behavior Of The Narcissistic Parent? The psychologist Brown, an expert in this area, highlights for us the kinds of characteristics narcissistic parents frequently has; these are : 1) A need to constantly be the centre of… Read more

Effects of Narcissistic Parents Who ‘Parentify’ Their Child

  A ‘parentified’ child is a term that psychologists use to refer to a situation between the child and the parent in which a role-reversal has occurred resulting in the child having to care for the parent (emotionally and/or physically)… Read more
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