What Is Emotional Blackmail In A Relationship?

Emotional Blackmail Many relationships function on a level that isn’t healthy for either partner, yet each person seems willing to hold onto the relationship at all costs. Their love for each other and desire to remain in the relationship are stronger than the problems they’re going through. This can be most often seen in cases …

Avoiding Abusive Relationships: Things A Narcissistic Guy Does

Written By: Bill Something that happens all too often these days is the rise of abusive relationships. They’ve always been in existence, but many years ago, people didn’t discuss them. Once you were married, you were married for better or worse. Too many times it was, indeed, the death of one of the spouses that …

Residual Resentment

Residual Resentment: Why Getting Back With The Narcissist Is A Bad Thing

Residual Resentment: Why Getting Back With The Narcissist Is A Bad Thing So, the narcissist in your life has apologized, cried, and begged for you to take them back in your life, and being the naive empath that you are (as we all have been in the past), you decide to give them a second …

How To Help a Male Friend In An Abusive Relationship

How To Help a Male Friend In An Abusive Relationship

How To Help a Male Friend In An Abusive Relationship Have you ever thought about the intricacies of a romantic relationship? Fights are often inevitable in these relationships. However, when things turn abusive, it will always be best to walk out. Unfortunately, most men do not; as there are various factors that could keep a …

Reactive Aggression

Reactive Aggression: Why We Think We Behave Like The Narcissist

Reactive Aggression Reactive aggression refers to aggressive behaviour in response to real or perceived threat, provocation or frustration, and is typically impulsive, immediate, and directed toward the perceived perpetrator (Berkowitz, 1993). tandfonline.com Dealing with a narcissist can be a nightmare. The constant denigration of who we are, the bickering and arguing, and the unprovoked attacks on …

Ignoring Bad Behavior In Adults

5 Reasons To Start Ignoring Bad Behavior In Adults

5 Reasons To Start Ignoring Bad Behavior In Adults People say a child is “acting out” when they exhibit unrestrained and improper actions. The behavior is usually caused by suppressed or denied feelings or emotions. Attention issues: Children often seek attention from parents, peers, or other authority figures. If they don’t get the positive attention they …

How Does A Narcissist Handle Rejection And No Contact

How Does A Narcissist Handle Rejection And No Contact

How Does A Narcissist Handle Rejection And No Contact Rejection to a narcissist is like setting them on fire. These people cannot handle rejection, and they most definitely cannot deal with a person going No Contact. Narcissists are addicts, and they are addicted to people, drama, and chaos. Much like an addict who is deprived …