I am always asked about dating after narcissistic abuse. How long should one remain single? How can one protect oneself in the modern dating world,
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By Shahida Arabi Previously titled “30 Kickass Affirmations for Going No Contact with an Abusive Narcissist” No Contact from a narcissistic or otherwise abusive, toxic ex-partner can be
By Shahida Arabi This article was first posted on Thought Catalog on March 28th, 2017. Many books, articles and online platforms for abuse survivors often
Covert narcissists, on the other hand, present new challenges; they can appear meek, innocent, charitable, even humble at first glance.
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Pathological mind games. Covert and overt put-downs. Triangulation. Gaslighting. Projection. These are the manipulative tactics survivors of malignant narcissists are unfortunately all too familiar with.
Photo Source: IndieWire I recently watched the movie Lucy (2014) and the theme of time resonated with me deeply and powerfully. In this movie, the
Five Powerful Ways Abusive Narcissists Get Inside Your Head by Shahida Arabi In popular culture, the term “narcissistic” is thrown about quite loosely, usually referring to
Photo Credit: RockLove What No Contact is and what it isn’t No Contact (NC) is not a game or a ploy to get a