How to Determine Whether You’re in a Narcissistic Relationship

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What is a Narcissist?

Occasional feelings of inadequacy and low self-worth are normal. When they get too strong, some people compensate by becoming selfish or developing an exaggerated sense of superiority. These two traits are warning signs of Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD).

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Setting Boundaries is Healthy

Most people learn how to maintain a healthy relationship as children. Our parents, family, friends, and associates help us learn how to create healthy boundaries that make it easier to get along with others.

Understanding the Narcissist: Why Do They Treat You This Way? │ MedCircle

Healing After a Narcissistic Relationship

Breaking up is hard to do, and if you’ve been in a relationship with someone who has a narcissistic personality disorder, healing will take time. It’s also common for you to think that you might be the problem. It’s important to remember to be kind to yourself. Just because your relationship didn’t work doesn’t mean you don’t deserve happiness. You are still a good person, and you are capable of making good choices.

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