What Is Family Manipulation and How to Recognize Its Warning Signs

By | 2018-03-15T21:42:12+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Does family manipulation sound like a new thing? You may be surprised to learn that manipulation can come from anyone – be it, partners, mothers or fathers… even siblings. Partner manipulation has become pretty common. Many people have managed to get away from this sort of abusive relationship. However, manipulation is prevalent in all sorts [...]

A Master Manipulator Will Do These 6 Things – Are You Dealing with One?

By | 2018-03-04T21:34:23+00:00 March 4th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Chances are that at some point in your life, you have met a master manipulator. Master manipulators are everywhere in today’s society, from friends and family members to celebrities and politicians. Of course, we all use manipulation to get what we want. From a small child, we learned that to plead with sorrowful eyes was [...]

6 Signs of Controlling People and How to Deal with Them

By | 2018-02-24T20:55:50+00:00 February 25th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Controlling people can be found in all areas of life. Controlling relationships can be romantic or platonic. You can find them in the workplace, at home or even in passing interactions with strangers on the street. Being around controlling people can be extremally emotionally draining, leaving you stressed out and confused. Take a step back and [...]

6 Gaslighting Techniques Manipulators Use to Make You Feel Crazy

By | 2018-02-23T21:14:56+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

There are some sneaky gaslighting techniques dark personalities use to make their victims feel crazy. It is, therefore, important to recognize the signs of gaslighting before it’s too late. Have you ever been in a relationship with someone and their words and actions have made you feel like you are going crazy? They could be [...]

10 Things a Drama Queen Will Do to Control Your Life

By | 2018-02-16T18:39:54+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , |

If I asked you to describe a drama queen, you’d probably say attention-seeking, hysterical and makes a huge fuss about things. You might even know a drama queen and view their behaviour as a little irritating but hardly cause for concern. But what if I told you that drama queens use their unreasonable behaviour in [...]

How to Deal with Manipulative People and Cut Them out of Your Life

By | 2018-02-12T01:20:24+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , |

If you wonder how to deal with manipulative people, there are some ways to protect yourself from their influence and eventually cut them out of your life. We tend to encounter different kinds of people in life. Unfortunately, the share of negative characters around us is quite high. Among different types of negative and toxic [...]

You Were Raised by an Emotionally Abusive Mother If You Relate to These 6 Things

By | 2018-01-27T22:35:06+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

It stands to reason that if you grew up in a loving family environment, you’re likely to be a well-balanced individual. But if you had an emotionally abusive mother, what would the signs be? Before we list the signs of an emotionally abusive mother, let's talk about the different types of maternal attachment. It wasn’t [...]

9 Subtle Signs of Mental Abuse Most People Ignore

By | 2018-01-09T17:01:27+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Signs of mental abuse aren’t as easy to notice as you would think. They can be just as devious and twice as serious as other forms of abuse. As I’ve mentioned many times before, I was the victim of various forms of abuse, one of which was mental abuse. For years, I was oblivious to [...]