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  • Introverted Teenager

How to Raise an Introverted Teenager: 10 Tips for Parents

By |2020-03-24T14:49:12+03:00March 1st, 2020|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It’s time for hard facts. This world is an extroverted one, and the outgoing get the most out of it. How does a concerned parent raise an introverted teenager and help them to thrive? Socialising is an integral part of life as a teen. The teen years are the ones when young people find out [...]

  • EMOTIONALLY UNAVAILABLE MOTHER

I Had an Emotionally Unavailable Mother and Here’s What It Felt Like

By |2020-01-11T17:15:06+03:00January 7th, 2020|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Want to know what it feels like to be raised by an emotionally unavailable mother? Let me tell you my story. Whenever someone asks me about my mother, I say ‘She died when I was young’. When they reply that they are so sorry, I always say ‘It doesn’t matter, she was an evil cow [...]

  • toxic aging parent

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

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 [...]

  • adult children of narcissists struggles

6 Struggles Only Adult Children of Narcissists Will Understand

By |2019-09-03T17:11:05+03:00September 3rd, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personal Development, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Adult children of narcissists suffer a wide range of symptoms. Due to the lack of empathy, their lives are deeply scarred. I don’t have to be a psychologist to know my childhood was dysfunctional. And I know my parents failed at many things in raising me. I was left alone many times with a senile [...]

  • covert narcissist mother signs

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, [...]

  • narcissistic father signs

9 Signs of a Narcissistic Father: Were You Raised by a Narcissist?

By |2019-10-16T23:05:07+03:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Many people have had a narcissistic father. Narcissism is everywhere, unfortunately. It has been present in the past, and it will be present in the future. It can ruin people’s lives, not least because it can be difficult to see. Narcissistic parents can ruin the entire course of their children’s lives. This article provides some [...]

  • family scapegoat

8 Signs You Grew Up as the Family Scapegoat and How to Heal from It

By |2019-03-18T20:32:50+03:00March 18th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Were you blamed for almost everything when you grew up? If so, you could possibly have been the family scapegoat. The family scapegoat is the portion of the dysfunctional family that takes the brunt of every situation. No matter what happened, even if the situation could not possibly be any fault of the scapegoat, this [...]