Dan Neuharth writes two regular blogs for PsychCentral.com, one on relationships and one on unhealthy narcissism. Here are some of his recent blogs:
Conflict happens even in the closest of relationships but disagreements do not have to be damaging. Here are 11 things not to do when you are in conflict with your partner, along with suggestions on how to disagree more constructively.
Conflict happens in close relationships but there is much you can do to make conflict with your partner constructive rather than destructive. Here are 12 ways fights may be damaging your relationship, along with suggestions on how to disagree without being disagreeable.
Sometimes in a moment of feeling rejected, unseen or treated unfairly by our partners, we make a silent vow: “Never again.”
If you were raised by a narcissistic parent, that legacy may affect you in multiple ways.
As a child you had less power and fewer resources than your parents. Narcissistic parents may have used your dependency to take advantage of you for their own gratification.
Different rules apply when coping with people who have unhealthy narcissism. Here are 11 “Don’ts” in dealing with narcissists
Narcissistic people view themselves as uniquely gifted and therefore feel entitled to take advantage of other people. They do not possess healthy boundaries, nor do they like it when others set limits against their intrusions.
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