Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) is one of the most difficult disorders to understand. Even as the spouse or loved one of someone with NPD, it can be incredibly challenging to recognize the distorted and unhealthy ways of thinking and behaving exhibited by someone living with the often-toxic traits of NPD. Learn how to save yourself or someone you love from a potentially harmful relationship with a narcissist.
Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) vs. Self-Confidence 101
Dr. Ramani defines “normal” self-confidence and when it becomes NPD, whether someone can have narcissistic traits without having narcissistic personality disorder, and what disorders most commonly co-occur with NPD. She explains the different types of NPD, how common it is, why it's often misdiag...
Are Narcissists Born or Made? Causes of the Disorder & More
Dr. Ramani explains the biological, environmental, and societal causes of narcissistic personality disorder. She sheds light on which risk factors have the biggest impact on the development of NPD,
and at what age someone typically develops narcissistic traits.
Narcissistic abuse is incredibly debilitating, yet it is so difficult to recognize when a loved one with NPD is being manipulative. Dr. Ramani breaks down how to spot the signs of emotional abuse from a narcissist - and, more importantly, what to do.
Can narcissistic personality disorder be cured - and what types of treatment are available? Dr. Ramani breaks down potential treatment options for NPD. She also walks through resources available for those who have been victims of narcissistic abuse.