Tag Archives for " Narcissistic Abuse Syndrome "

Oct 08

The Danger of Negative Expectations in Your Recovery from Narcissistic Abuse

By Kim Saeed | Energy Healing , Maintaining No Contact , Moving on after No Contact , Surviving Narcissistic Abuse

Many of us have heard of the placebo effect, which asserts that the subconscious mind is so powerful, your thoughts have the ability to manifest healing. There have been numerous studies published proving the amazing power of your mind in recovery. In one such study designed to determine if the beneficial effects still exist when […]

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Jul 09

The True Tragedy of the End of Love Bombing

By Kim Saeed | Contemplating No Contact , Discovering Your Partner is a Narcissist , Initiating No Contact , Maintaining No Contact

If you’ve endured the nightmare of narcissistic abuse,  you’d probably agree that the love-bombing (idealization) phase carried out by the narcissist is what kept you entangled in the toxic relationship.  After all, love is the most sought-after human need.  So, when you received an overwhelming amount of love and acceptance, it’s very hard to analyze the reasons ‘why’ for […]

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Apr 01

An Open Letter to Friends and Family of Narcissistic Abuse Victims

By Kim Saeed | Break-Ups , Narcissism , Surviving Narcissistic Abuse , The Red Flags of Narcissism

Ven Baxter If you’ve never been in a close relationship with a Narcissistic partner, it may not be easy to imagine. It might be impossible. It may not be easy for a survivor of Narcissistic abuse to relate his or her experiences to others, either. Indeed, both of these may be impossible. However, even if you’ve […]

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Mar 12

7 Signs That “Radical Acceptance” May Be the Next Step in Your Recovery from Narcissistic Abuse

By Kim Saeed | Contemplating No Contact , Initiating No Contact , Maintaining No Contact , Moving on after No Contact

by Ven Baxter According to many therapists and psychologists, a healthy, functional long-term relationship just isn’t possible when one partner suffers from a “Cluster-B” personality disorder. In other words, you cannot have a healthy, functional relationship with someone who is incapable of having a healthy, functional relationship. If you’re the partner of a disordered person, […]

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Jan 17

The little-known reasons why you need to leave the narcissist ASAP!

By Kim Saeed | Contemplating No Contact , Initiating No Contact , Maintaining No Contact

The effects of psychological and narcissistic abuse come with many devastating consequences, but there are two that almost no one knows about–unless they’re a doctor or neuroscientist. In fact, these two outcomes may be the most destructive result of emotional trauma over the long-term and is an added reason why–if you have children with a […]

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Nov 14

Narcissistic Abuse, Recovery, and the Importance of Right Healing

By Kim Saeed | Contemplating No Contact , Initiating No Contact , Maintaining No Contact

Experts say it takes more time to recover from a breakup with a narcissist (be that a friendship, colleague, family member, partner, or spouse) because you have to grieve twice. You grieve first for the person the narcissist pretended to be (your most loyal friend, soulmate, perfect boss) and then you grieve yet again about the […]

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