Relationships

Emotional Boundaries Prevent Abuse

Emotional Boundaries Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Written by Randi Fine How important are emotional boundaries in your interpersonal relationships? You may not know what the term “boundaries” means in that context or whether the emotional boundaries in your life are healthy or not.  That’s not uncommon. Many suffer life long emotional …

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October is Domestic Violence Month

Domestic Violence and Abuse Part Three

Domestic Violence and Abuse Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Written by Randi Fine Domestic violence and abuse create a complex emotional and psychological syndrome in victims that makes their reality very difficult to accept. Victims believe that if they do and say all the right things, the person who loved and treated …

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Domestic Violence and Abuse Part Two

Domestic Violence and Abuse Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine   Written by Randi Fine There is no accurate way to predict who will perpetrate domestic violence and abuse and who won’t. What we do know is that children who have grown up with abusive role models and learned that violence in a …

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Domestic Abuse and Violence Part One

Domestic Abuse and Violence Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Written by Randi Fine One out of every four women will experience domestic abuse or domestic violence sometime in her life. Although women are more commonly victimized, roughly two out of every five domestic abuse victims are men. It does not discriminate; domestic …

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Narcissistic Personality Disorder: The Series

Narcissistic Personality Disorder: The Series On A Fine Time for Healing  Hosted by Randi Fine Series of six podcasts give comprehensive overview of what narcissistic personality disorder is and the ways in which it may impact your life. Are you in a relationship with someone who treats you cruelly; your partner, spouse, friend, mother, father, sibling, or …

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Emotional Relationship Boundaries

The Importance of Establishing Boundaries in Emotional Relationships This article written by John Stibbs came from the website Hidden Hurt, a UK site devoted to domestic abuse.  With his kind permission I offer it to you. A successful relationship is composed of two individuals each with a clearly defined sense of her or his own identity. …

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Passive Aggressive Behavior is Covert Abuse

Passive Aggressive Behavior: A Form of Covert Abuse Does passive aggressive behavior have a relationship to domestic abuse? by Cathy Meyer from the online journal Live About What do Passive Aggressive behavior and domestic abuse have in common? When someone hits you or yells at you, you know that you’ve been abused. It is obvious …

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Confusion and Disappointment of Love Addiction

Confusion and Disappointment of Love Addiction (Codependency Part One) written by Randi Fine Have you ever believed that you could love someone enough to fix whatever is wrong in their life? Do you have the ability or tendency to deny and rationalize away the obvious truths about the object of your affection, believing that your …

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Emotionally Needy Friends

Creating Boundaries With Needy Friends Article Written by Randi Fine, Narcissistic Abuse Expert Friendship is one of life’s greatest gifts. It is a fulfilling relationship that is shared by two people who care about each other, trust each other, and want only the best for each other. A good friendship is honest, loyal, and truthful; …

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