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Understanding Today's Narcissist is a podcast dedicated to separating fact from fiction when it comes to dealing with a narcissist in your life. Your host is Christine Hammond, MS, LMHC, a licensed psychotherapist, speaker and author. For more information, visit www.growwithchristine.com Looking for help with dealing with the narcissist in your life? Visit http://growwithchristine.com/narcissism/ to sign up for online support!

Understanding Today's Narcissis‪t‬ Christine Hammond, MS, LMHC

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Understanding Today's Narcissist is a podcast dedicated to separating fact from fiction when it comes to dealing with a narcissist in your life. Your host is Christine Hammond, MS, LMHC, a licensed psychotherapist, speaker and author. For more information, visit www.growwithchristine.com Looking for help with dealing with the narcissist in your life? Visit http://growwithchristine.com/narcissism/ to sign up for online support!

    How a Narcissist Treats a COVID-19 Spouse

    How a Narcissist Treats a COVID-19 Spouse

    Kathy woke-up startled to hear her phone ring so at 5 am, with COVID-19 and a stay-at-home order in place, she was immediately worried. On the line calling her was her narcissistic dad, which he hadn’t done since she left home, so she was immediately on high alert.
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    • 12 min
    17 Deceptive Excuses for Abusive Behavior

    17 Deceptive Excuses for Abusive Behavior

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    • 13 min
    Lies Abusers Tell Their Victims

    Lies Abusers Tell Their Victims

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    • 11 min
    10 Traits That May Indicate a Personality Disorder

    10 Traits That May Indicate a Personality Disorder

    As a general rule, people with personality disorders can be difficult to get along or maintain a healthy relationship with. They can be argumentative, stubborn, and frustrating if there is a lack of understanding about what a PD really means or how it manifests itself in an individual. A person with a PD has an inaccurate perception of reality which is pervasive in every environment and is not diagnosed until 18 years old. However, there always is a previous history of five years giving indications that a person has a PD before their formal diagnosis that can still help those around them identify the issue.
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    • 10 min
    What is a personality disorder?

    What is a personality disorder?

    Eventually, as is the case in everyone’s life, whether it be a family member, co-worker, neighbor, or friend, you will come across a person with a personality disorder (PD). Although it can usually be hard to discern if a person has a PD at the beginning of the relationship, its presence will soon come to light. Having an accurate understanding of both what a personality disorder is and where it may be coming from is essential to keep the frustration of navigating them to a minimum.Read more

    • 13 min
    How to Survive When Quarantined with a Narcissist

    How to Survive When Quarantined with a Narcissist

    After being married to a narcissistic wife for over 10 years and quarantined at home with her for the last several weeks, Ben had enough. His whole body started to reject his spouse’s self-centeredness by plaguing him with intense pain and repeated anxiety attacks that he could no longer ignore. He wanted to go to the doctor but his symptoms didn’t constitute an office visit. Instead via Telehealth, his doctor concluded that the pain and anxiety were psychosomatic. This, of course, infuriated him even more. Read more...

    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Moonlitvioletta ,

A guide to survival

My boyfriend & I just realised we both come from narcissistic backgrounds, so this podcast is opening our eyes and helping us to cope with sometimes traumatic situations. Thank you. We hope to heal & overcome.

zai ami ,

Supportive

So amazing, really helping through my break up x

KC Anderson ,

Succinct and helpful

Really recommend to anyone dealing with or with the aftermath of narcissistic abuse.

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