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Is Your Abuser a Narcissist

The American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V) defines Narcissistic Personality Disorder by the following nine traits. To be diagnosed as having this disorder a person must have at least five of these traits. A grandiose … Continue reading

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Taking Back Control From Your Narcissistic Abuser

How to Blow Your Abuser’s Mind If you really want to blow your narcissistic abuser’s mind, use the same deceptive tactics he uses on you. Gaslight her. Insist that you didn’t see what he said you saw, hear what she … Continue reading

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Finding Validation for Your NPD Abuse from Within

Finding Validation From Within On this YouTube video Randi Fine discusses the most frustrating part of an NPD victim’s recovery – lack of validation for the abuse endured – and explains how you can realize your own worth and value … Continue reading

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Stop Tolerating Toxic Behavior

Tolerating Toxic Behavior Written by Randi Fine, Narcissistic Abuse Expert “There is no virtue in the tolerance of toxic behavior.” ~Dr. Phil McGraw Narcissistic abuse victims often tell me that they cannot understand how someone could treat them, such a … Continue reading

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Divorcing the Narcissist and Protecting Your Children

Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery

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Grieving the Loss of Your Abusive NPD Relationship

Grieving the Loss of Your Relationship Randi G. Fine, Author From the book Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery © 2017 There are things that we don’t want to happen but have … Continue reading

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Adult Children of Narcissistic Abuse

Adult Children of Narcissistic Abuse LISTEN TO THE AUDIO VERSION Randi Fine, Author From the book Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery © 2017 As an Adult Child of Narcissistic Abuse … Continue reading

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How to Cope with Your Narcissistic Family During the Holiday Season

Image Source Randi Fine gives advice on how to cope with your narcissistic family during the holiday season Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery

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Are You Suffering from Narcissistic Victim Syndrome

Most of us are aware of the symptoms we are experiencing and how they impact our lives long before we ever seek professional help for them. But fitting our symptoms together in a way that makes sense is difficult. That … Continue reading

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Tyrannical Rule of the Narcissistic Father

Image Source Tyrannical Rule of the NPD Father Randi Fine, Author From the book Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery © 2017 A father’s role is to love, protect, support and … Continue reading

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