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Angry at a Narcissistic Mother: Part One

Your narcissistic mother makes you angry and sucks you dry. You’ve spent your whole life compensating for the bad she caused and chasing the good she didn’t give you. Now, you’re an adult and have much more freedom than when she dominated your life. But, what if you’re still angry? Anger can serve as a […]

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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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Calling All Survivors

We have something new on our blog! It is your opportunity to share your struggles, stories, and triumphs over your narcissistic mother and other narcissists in your life. If you have a story to share, email it to Michelle at the address to your right and it can appear on our “Survivor Stories” page. This gives […]

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How Narcissistic Mothers Create Sibling Rivalry

Sibling relationships are often a casualty of the narcissistic mother. In fact, narcissistic mothers both consciously and subconsciously create sibling rivalry. Due to the limited resources of affection, attention and favor from the narcissistic mom, siblings have to vie for their rations. Because narcissistic mothers are incredibly self-centered, they have precious little time and effort […]

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