manipulation

Is Someone Holding Grudges against You? How to Deal with the Silent Treatment

By | March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

It’s okay when someone gets angry at you for doing something wrong. But what if someone is just silently holding grudges? If you think it’s hard to deal with an angry person who lashes out and throws tantrums, think again. It’s much worse if you get the silent treatment. Don’t believe me? Holding grudges Although [...]

How to Spot a Sociopath in Your Life: 10 Typical Traits to Look for

By | March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

How to spot a sociopath in your life? You may be surprised, but anyone could be one. They are more common than you might think. Have you ever encountered someone that has blown you away because they are incredibly intense, spontaneous, and appear to have the most amazing life? Only to find a few months [...]

Dark Personality: How to Recognize and Deal with Shady Characters in Your Life

By | March 10th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , |

If anyone tells you that you have a dark personality, you would either cringe or protest vehemently. Few people want to associate with negativity. You may not have one yourself, but how would you know if the person you are dealing with does? Have a better understanding of what it is and how to tell if [...]

Passive Aggressive Personality: How to Recognize and Deal with Passive Aggressive People

By | February 25th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , |

Passive aggressive personality is undoubtedly the most frustrating personality type to come across. By the time you’ve worked out that someone is being passive aggressive, you have already thought that you were the one going mad. Passive aggressive behaviour is defined as ‘indirect expression of hostility through passive methods.’ As for how do people become [...]

Gaslighting: the Subtle Form of Psychological Manipulation Psychopaths Use

By | November 18th, 2016|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

There are many forms of psychological manipulation. Today, we will talk about 'Gaslighting'. Gaslighting is a term used by psychologists to describe tactics employed by certain types of people when they try to manipulate their victims into thinking they are going mad. Where did the term ‘gaslighting’ come from? The term ‘gaslighting’ comes from the [...]

5 Signs You Are Dealing with a Covert Narcissist

By | October 16th, 2016|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , |

How do you know if you are dealing with a covert narcissist? Read on to find out. If you thought a narcissist was easy to spot, think again. In many areas of life, we have come across the narcissist, and most of the time they are flamboyant, self-seeking attention lovers who lack basic empathy. But [...]

10 Diversion Tactics Manipulative People Use to Silence You

By | September 1st, 2016|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Many times people who were in a relationship with manipulative people did not realise it until they left it. Only then, when they looked back objectively, did it become clear the extent of how much they had been degraded. This is because we try to make sense of manipulative people, such as narcissists, psychopaths and [...]

3 Things Psychopaths Say to Make You Feel Crazy

By | May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , |

Although many people think psychopaths are serial killers and mass murderers, it’s actually a term used for a personality type who fulfil basic non-violent criteria. Psychopaths are all around us, including our politicians, local business men & women and that person you sat next to on the bus this morning. Anybody can be a psychopath, [...]

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