Quora Answers: Recognizing Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Do You Find It Relatively Easy To Spot People With NPD? I wish I could say I can easily identify anyone with even a mild case of NPD from a mile away. For the most part, my intuition is extremely … Continue reading Quora Answers: Recognizing Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Quora Answers: Crazy-Making Narcissists

Why Do Narcissists Call You Crazy & Accuse You Of Being The One Needing Help? When you start noticing cracks in his mask, a narcissist will call you crazy to try to make you doubt your own intuition. He wants you to believe you’re the problem, in the hope that you’ll question your own thought processes. By daring to notice inconsistencies in his stories, you become a threat to his carefully-structured persona. That makes you an enemy needing to be destroyed. If he can cause you to self-destruct, all the better. Narcissists don’t want you to focus on their bad … Continue reading Quora Answers: Crazy-Making Narcissists

Quora Answers: The Malignant Narcissist And Cluster-B Disorders

Are Malignant Narcissists Considered To Be Neurotypicals? Oh Lord, no. No. No. Definitely not!! There’s nothing neurotypical about a Malignant Narcissist. A neurotypical is someone who doesn’t have Narcissistic Personality Disorder. To be more precise, it’s someone who doesn’t display any atypical neurological patterns of thought or behavior. A Malignant Narcissist is the absolute worst type of creature you can imagine. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM, doesn’t recognize it as a formal disorder. But anybody who has met one will tell you to avoid them at all costs. In my non-clinical opinion, they’re the most … Continue reading Quora Answers: The Malignant Narcissist And Cluster-B Disorders

Quora Answers: Understanding Narcissistic Personality Disorder And Psychopathy

Why Does A Narcissist Have To Belittle Others To Feel Great? To completely understand why narcissists belittle others, one has to understand psychopathy and Narcissistic Personality Disorder. Narcissists are obsessed with controlling their victims. They can’t control people who have healthy boundaries and self-esteem. So they have to destroy yours by belittling, teasing, and with triangulation, manufactured jealousy, and mean-sweet cycles. They also do it to cause their partners to self-destruct once they start to see cracks in the narcissist’s mask. When a victim points out inconsistencies, the abuser fears that he’s losing control. He wants to make her feel … Continue reading Quora Answers: Understanding Narcissistic Personality Disorder And Psychopathy

Quora Answers: Are Overt Narcissists Easier To Get Along With?

My experiences proved covert narcissists to actually be easier to get along with. At face value, anyway. Not that an overt narcissist is always harder. Sometimes they’re downright jovial and funny. They can appear to be very easy to get along with. As long as they’re the center of attention. If you listen to their stories, laugh at their jokes, and remain a captive audience, overt narcissists can seem to be perfectly agreeable and easygoing. It’s when you get tired of hearing their stories, or grow bored with their jokes, that things change. When you attempt to remove yourself, they … Continue reading Quora Answers: Are Overt Narcissists Easier To Get Along With?

Quora Answers: The Narcissist’s Wife And Spite

Two Months After Surgery. Notice The Scar On My Neck. Did You Cheat On Your Narcissist? Yes, I did. Before I go any further, let me say that I’m not proud of it. Not because of anything having to do with him. But because I believe it’s wrong. Despite having had an awful marriage, and being divorced, I still believe in the institution of marriage. I don’t think it’s right to be unfaithful to one’s spouse. With that said, I’ll tell you why I cheated on him. I’m not justifying my actions. But simply telling you my mindset at the … Continue reading Quora Answers: The Narcissist’s Wife And Spite

Quora Answers: White Knight Narcissists

What Exactly Is A White Knight Narcissist? How Does It Differ From A Covert? In my opinion, a white knight narcissist is the epitome of covert. He rescues you from a bad situation by giving you money or providing you with whatever you may need. You’ll be so grateful that you think he’s an absolute angel. What you won’t realize is that you made a deal with the devil. By accepting his help, you’ve just given him something to hold over your head. It won’t be right away, though. He’ll continue to help you solve the problems in your life. … Continue reading Quora Answers: White Knight Narcissists