While there's no manual for how to live with and help a narcissistic husband, when you're married to a narcissist, things can get complicated. Fortunately, there are certain ways to handle this personality disorder.
Most people who've been in a long term relationship with a narcissist, or were brought up by one, have difficulty asking for help. This is because narcissists train you to not ask for anything. And eventually it becomes habit. Narcissists try to engineer one-way relationships. This is where they receive care and help. But give
You may have noticed it's been a while between the last post in the Narcissist Series and this one. It's because this is so hard for me to write and also, not everyone will agree with me. This subject has caused a good deal of pain and dissension in the church, so I don't enter
Narcissists like to isolate their partners for one ultimate reason – control. Narcissists work on a one-up or one-down basis in their relationships. They're either one up, or one down. There's no middle ground of equality. At work they might be happy to be one down to their boss. But anyone bellow them in the
When you leave a narcissist, it's rarely the end of the story. There are usually more challenges that lay ahead. Because as I'm sure you know, nothing's simple when you're dealing with a narcissist! If you've just left a narcissist, or are thinking of leaving, it's useful to know what they're likely to do. Then
When you're married to someone with narcissistic tendencies, talking to them can feel like walking on eggshells. You might feel like your husband has an inflated ego, is often angry or impatient, or has difficulty handling his own...