Category Archives for Surviving Narcissistic Abuse

7 Reasons Why Leaving A Narcissist Feels Impossible

You know the relationship is toxic. Maybe you’ve continued to make plans to leave. Maybe you’ve even left the relationship a few times, but you keep finding yourself coming back.  There’s no doubt

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Your Enneagram Type and The Narcissist: Are You An Easy Target?

Have you ever wondered why you keep falling for the wrong people? Are you stuck in a toxic, narcissistic cycle, and you aren’t sure how to get out? Do you feel insecure because you keep taking care of

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Euphoric Recall: How it Makes You Crave the Narcissist

What is Euphoric Recall and How Does it Push You to Break No Contact?

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How to Deal with a Narcissist While Stuck Together in Quarantine

You scroll through your newsfeed. You see your friends sharing photos of fresh homemade bread, woodworking projects, and happy families spending quarantine together. As you scroll, you can’t help but

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10 Narcissistic Manipulation Tactics to Watch for During COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has been both a gift and a curse for narcissists – and survivors of narcissistic abuse. If you’ve managed to escape narcissistic manipulation and have begun a new life on your

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Does the Narcissist Prefer You Over the New Supply?

Is there a way to tell if the narcissist is just settling with their new supply and would rather be with you? If you are trying to break free from a narcissist or if you were recently discarded by one,

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The Dark Triad: Are We Gaslighting Ourselves About Narcissism?

When we first started learning about narcissism, most of the material we encountered was clear about how dangerous narcissists are and how detrimental it is to be in relationships with them. But now, much

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How Betrayal Bonds Keep You Chained to Narcissistic Abuse

When we think of trauma, we don’t usually think of betrayal as being a source of it.  Your partner calls you an insulting name, uses you for money, disrespects your boundaries, or sleeps with your

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6 Types of Spiritual Bypassing Holding Back Your Abuse Recovery

In all my years of guiding others through narcissistic abuse recovery, I’ve seen some dangerous advice.  Everywhere I look, it seems there is a teacher or author who promises rapid healing, wholeness,

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