What Are The Different Types Of NPD? When I Read About This, It Seems My Ex, Who Was Clinically Diagnosed, Has A Dash Over All Types In The Mix. People with Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) are distinguished by which type of narcissism they have, based on their actions. Although those with the disorder don’t necessarily fit into just one category, there are three subtypes: Exhibitionist – also referred to as Somatic; Closet – also referred to as Covert; and Toxic – also referred to as Malignant. Narcissism exists on a spectrum; therefore, each individual’s symptoms will have different levels of … Continue reading Quora Answers: The Subtypes Of Narcissists
Where Is The Line Between A Malignant Narcissist & A Sociopath? Are Sociopaths More Likely To Commit Murder And More Intense Things? Or Is A Malignant Narc Just As Intense? In my opinion, and from my experience as the wife of a Malignant Narcissist, they’re one and the same. Each is just as likely as the other to commit murder. Neither has a conscience or the ability to feel empathy. Neither has morals or ethics that prohibit them from the most heinous of sins. Throw in the term “psychopath” and you have a fitting description of my ex-husband. He tried … Continue reading Quora Answers: Psychopath, Sociopath, Or Malignant Narcissist?
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