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6 Things That Make a Female Narcissist Different from a Male One

By |2019-08-01T17:35:39+03:00August 1st, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Narcissism is common across the genders, but is there a difference between a male and a female narcissist? You would think that there are shared narcissistic traits for both male and female narcissists, but, in actual fact, there are some interesting differences. However, before we go on to explore these differences, let’s just recap on [...]

How to Spot a Female Sociopath by These 6 Traits and Behaviors

By |2019-07-19T18:42:02+03:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Sociopaths move through society in the shadows. In terms of danger, female sociopath is the most powerful. With so many mental and personality disorders, it’s no wonder it’s hard for us to differentiate between them. I know I sometimes have a difficult time with this as well. When studying narcissism, I sometimes get lost in [...]

5 Signs the Illusion of Control Is Ruining Your Life and How to Stop It

By |2019-06-11T16:15:20+03:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

If you think you’re in control of life, think again. The illusion of control, although sometimes positive, can have negative consequences. Sometimes, to be honest, I believe that people who do wrong toward others are punished. Hey, maybe they are. As for me, if I fall into the illusion of control in this aspect, I [...]

When Blaming Others for Your Failures, Consider These Uncomfortable Truths

By |2019-06-06T17:16:59+03:00June 6th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Excruciating pain at a turning point of our lives will make us stop blaming others. Until then, we will be empty. Thinking back as far as I can pick out times when I refused to take the blame for things. I remember tantrums in my teenage years, but usually, it was because I didn’t get [...]

5 Tools of Narcissistic Triangulation: Is Someone Doing This to You?

By |2019-06-03T22:46:15+03:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Narcissistic abuse is terrible enough, but having to deal with narcissistic triangulation is a whole other level of this illness. I’ve studied narcissism and other personality disorders for quite some time. I’ve learned about the traits and characteristics, and then, I discovered that we all have a certain level of narcissism within us. Did you [...]

What Is the Barnum Effect and How It Can Be Used to Fool You

By |2019-08-23T13:41:19+03:00June 2nd, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Have you ever read your horoscope and thought that it was amazingly accurate? You might just be a victim of the Barnum Effect. The Barnum Effect, also known as the Forer Effect, occurs when people believe that vague and general descriptions are accurate representations of traits that belong to them personally. The phrase indicates a [...]

6 Signs You Are in a Narcissistic Relationship and What to Do

By |2019-05-28T22:12:13+03:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Being in a narcissistic relationship is hardly ideal. While your partner is the center of attention at all times, you probably feel like your needs could use a little dusting off. A narcissistic personality disorder is a condition of the mind where one person has an inflated sense of self, a constant need for attention, [...]

7 Things a Covert Narcissist Mother Does to Her Children

By |2019-05-01T11:18:46+03:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

While most narcissists are men, women can be just as malignant. In fact, the covert narcissist mothers are becoming more common. Narcissistic females are thought to be rarer than their male counterparts. In fact, 75% of narcissists are male. Recently, however, studies have shown more and more covert narcissists are women. The covert narcissist mother, [...]