March 2021

A Glossary of Narcissistic Slang Terms

When I first entered the online conversation about narcissistic personality disorder, I discovered that a number of narcissistic slang terms were being used to describe narcissistic behaviors that I had never encountered in academic writing. Eventually, I deciphered their meanings. Some of these terms are actually quite clever and capture important aspects of the experience […]

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41 Manipulation Tactics Used By Narcissists, Psychopaths, and Sociopaths

One of the most damaging things in a person’s life may be an abusive or manipulative relationship. Many times we are blind to the manipulation tactics and narcissist control tactics that the people we love use against us. These Manipulation Tactics and narcissist control tactics work to erode, suppress, subjugate, and degrade the victim’s sense

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50+ Crazy Gaslighting Phrases Narcissists Say – Direct from Survivors

I have made a collection of more than 50 gaslighting phrases that narcissists say directly to people who have been in relationships with narcissists or have a narcissistic parent. This is real life with a narcissist! Gaslighting is a psychological manipulation technique, a form of insidious and elaborate brainwashing, a pattern of disgusting and abusive

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15 Characteristics of a Sociopath

The 15 characteristics of a sociopath listed outlined below, based on checklists developed by Cleckley and Hare, identify features commonly found in those who perpetrate psychological and physical abuse. Today I’d like to repost a list of the symptoms of psychopathy offered by two of the main experts on psychopathy, to whom I’ve often alluded

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