Signs of an introverted narcissist: How to spot their subtle tactics of manipulation

Narcissists are often assumed to be braggadocious, extroverted individuals that are always the center of attention.  Introverted narcissists use what’s known as covert psychological behaviors that can mask their true intentions. Because of this, their manipulation tactics can be harder to spot.  Some of the signs of an introverted narcissist…

Narcissistic tendencies vs. narcissistic personality disorder (NPD): What’s the Difference?

Though both centered around self-infatuation, there are crucial differences between having narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) and being narcissistic. NPD is characterized by an inflated sense of self-importance; these people often lose friends and family due to their self-obsession but are able to replace them quickly due to their grandiosity. People…

How to deal with a narcissist at work and at home: be honest, establish boundaries, keep your distance, and don’t take their actions personally

Individuals with narcissistic traits (which sometimes signify a personality disorder called narcissistic personality disorder) are self-centered, boastful, and arrogant. They can have a serious impact on those around them, especially those they spend ample time with, like their coworkers and family members. If you work with a narcissist, you can…

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