Narcissistic Personality Disorder

How to Divorce a Narcissist: Strategies and Tips

Are You Married to a Narcissist and Thinking About Divorce? Written by Narcissistic Abuse Expert Randi Fine Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Are you married to a narcissist and thinking about divorce? Following are eleven steps to take for the best possible outcome, and eight important tips to keep in mind. Steps …

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When Denial Keeps You Stuck in Pain

Denial: When it helps, when it hurts Written by Mayo Clinic Staff Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Denial is a coping mechanism that gives you time to adjust to distressing situations — but staying in denial can interfere with treatment or your ability to tackle challenges. If you’re in denial, you’re trying …

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Mothers Day Joyful For Some Dreadful For Others

13 Ways to “Celebrate” If Mother’s Day Is Hard for You Article Written by Annie Wright, LMFT For some, Mother’s Day will feel like a wonderful day, perhaps filled with brunch, flowers and time and energy spent with the woman you love—your Mom. Or maybe you’ll revel in having your own little ones bring you …

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Narcissistic Mother’s Day Cards

Randi Fine is an internationally renowned narcissistic abuse expert and coach, and the author of the groundbreaking book Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing, the most comprehensive, most well researched, and most up-to-date book on this subject. In addition to helping survivors recognize their abuse and heal from …

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The Eight Symptoms of Parental Alienation

The Eight Symptoms of Parental Alienation Written by J. Michael Bone, PhD. The first symptom of Parental Alienation is the “Campaign of Denigration”. This refers to the child’s view of the “hated” parent. It is important to understand that this is composed of two components. First, the campaign of denigration refers to the one being …

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What Lies Are You Telling Yourself

What Lies Are You Telling Yourself Recognizing and Changing Your Internal Dialogue Written by Randi Fine Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine What lies are you telling yourself? Are you telling yourself that you are not good enough, not worthy of love, that something must be wrong with you, that you must accept …

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Breaking Free From Your Narcissistic Family

Breaking Free From Your Narcissistic Family Written by Randi Fine Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine The home life of children growing up under the constraints of narcissistic parents is loveless, chaotic, confusing, volatile and unpredictable. The mind games narcissistic parents play with their children cause a lifetime of damage; emotionally, psychologically and …

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Beware Marketers Posing as Narcissistic Abuse Healers

Beware Marketers Posing as Narcissistic Abuse Healers Written by Randi Fine, Narcissistic Abuse Expert Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine We live in a dangerous world where predators abound. It is difficult to recognize them because they wear disguises. Some emotionally destroy us, some physically harm us, and some steal our money. If you …

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Religious Narcissistic Abuse: Fifteen Tactics Used to Control You

Religious Narcissistic Abuse Fifteen Tactics Used to Control You Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine 15 Narcissistic Religious Abuse Tactics Written by Christine Hammond, MS, LMHC May 19, 2015 for Psych Central There was a time when your religious beliefs brought you companionship and peace, but now you struggle with intimacy, insecurity, and …

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Acute Stress Response to Narcissistic Abuse Damages Mind and Body

Acute Stress Response to Narcissistic Abuse Damages Mind and Body Written by Randi Fine, Narcissistic Abuse Expert Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine It is common knowledge that narcissistic emotional abuse causes stress. We have all experienced, while in the presence of our abusers, the acute stress response that drastically alters our mental …

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