manipulation

Home/Tag: manipulation

The Illusion of Truth and How Liars & Manipulators Are Using It to Trick You

By |2019-11-10T17:50:02+03:00November 16th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Maybe what you’re hearing is not factional information. You could be the victim of the illusion of truth. Truth is the truth and a lie is a lie, right? Well, it can get a little blurry at times. Yes, we all have problems with recognizing the truth from lies, but sometimes it’s because we’re dealing [...]

6 Types of Abuse in Relationships and How to Recognize Them

By |2019-11-14T19:28:37+03:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

As you know, abuse comes in many forms. In a relationship, there are several types of abuse. Everyone wishes for a loving and healthy relationship, whether it’s a platonic or intimate relationship. Healthy relationships involve respect, kindness, selflessness, and many other beneficial qualities. While unhealthy relationships continue to grow worse ignoring most of the good [...]

Gray Rock Method Will Help You Disarm Narcissists and Toxic People

By |2019-11-12T10:54:20+03:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Nothing seems to work when dealing with toxic people, except maybe a new idea called the Gray Rock method. I’ve lived with my share of narcissistic and toxic individuals before, and these were some of the hardest people to endure. A few of these relationships were so bad that it caused severe damage to my [...]

Milgram Obedience Study and What It Reveals about Human Nature

By |2019-11-10T13:23:22+03:00November 10th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted his famous series of experiments widely known as Obedience Study almost 60 years ago. The ethics of the experiment have since been subject to criticism. However, it raised important questions about the power of authority in achieving obedience. In this article, we take a look at the Milgram Experiment [...]

How to Deal with Toxic People the Way Intelligent People Do

By |2019-11-04T10:42:57+03:00November 4th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Life comes with its ups and downs and navigating our way through these is not always easy. One of the key factors which can affect our well-being and sense of self-worth is having a toxic person in our lives. But what exactly is a toxic person? More to the point, what should you do if [...]

6 Things a Passive-Aggressive Narcissist Does to Make You Feel Guilty and Worthless

By |2019-10-23T13:33:57+03:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dealing with a narcissist is bad enough on its own, but when it comes to the passive-aggressive one, you’re on another level. On the scale of narcissism, you never want to be at the high end. Well, you wouldn’t want to be at the low end either. Anyway, narcissism is in us all, to a [...]

When an Aging Parent Becomes Toxic: How to Spot & Deal with Toxic Behaviors

By |2019-09-27T15:39:02+03:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Toxic parents don’t just grow out of their heinous behavior. Even an aging parent can remain, or even become toxic and hard to handle. We’ve all heard about toxic parents and the influence they have over their children. But did you know that some parents remain toxic well into old age? As a matter of [...]

How to Deal with a Narcissistic Mother and Limit Her Toxic Influence

By |2019-09-21T16:10:47+03:00September 21st, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Your mother may be different than others and exhibit toxic traits. You have a narcissistic mother, there are ways to deal with her and set healthy boundaries in your relationship. From a personal standpoint, I didn’t have a narcissistic mother. Those traits came from my father. However, I do know many women who did have [...]