adult children of narcissists

Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers

The road is long and winding for the daughter of a narcissistic mother. Many twists and turns along the way, with no light guiding her. She may feel lost, not knowing which direction she should turn due to lack of guidance and without the proper care and nurturing for her to be able to find […]

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Maternal Narcissism

Maternal narcissism results in you, as a child, growing up with a woman who is a mother in name only. When my coaching and psychotherapy clients see the pattern of narcissism in how they were “parented” they say something similar to the recent comment on our blog, “Until today I always thought it was something […]

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Healing the Self

Many ask how to increase self esteem and confidence after realizing they’re an adult child of a narcissistic parent, ACON. Here’s a link to a post by a successful businessman who shares a vulnerable part of his own journey and shows the brave, human search to heal. www.caseinterview.com/personal-thank-you I hope you find it helpful as […]

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Narcissistic Single Mother and Only Child

The narcissistic single mother and only child dynamic often accelerates the cycle of narcissistic abuse, enmeshment and neglect. For this child, the stereotype that “only children” are spoiled and overindulged is an added confusion to one who’s experienced the painful chaos of a narcissistic mother. Whether or not a child acts chronically spoiled of course, […]

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Steps To Undo Immature Behavior Due to a Narcissistic Parent

Narcissistic parents are emotionally immature. When you have a narcissistic mother or narcissistic father as your “role model” you may feel you haven’t been able to evolve and progress the way you want to. At times, especially under stress, you may see you inadvertently mimic immature behavior of your narcissistic parent. Or, you may note […]

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