Narcissism for Dummies (Paperback)

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Narcissism for Dummies (Paperback)


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Recognize narcissists in your life and set healthy boundaries to start healing today

Narcissism For Dummies pulls back the curtain on a growing and misunderstood personality. This book digs into dimensions of narcissism, grandiosity, malignancy, and vulnerability, giving you the knowledge and perspective you need to identify narcissists in your life and set limits on unacceptable behavior. It also takes a look at how society plays a part in fostering narcissism, for example through social media. You'll walk away from Narcissism For Dummies with a clearer sense of the personality trait, as well as necessary coping mechanisms and tools to deal with the narcissists in your life.

  • Deal with narcissistic parents, bosses, coworkers, relatives, romantic partners, and beyond
  • Discover tactics and exercises for identifying, disarming, and protecting yourself from narcissists
  • Set limits, establish healthy boundaries, and rebuild your self-confidence
  • Understand narcissistic personality in all its manifestations

Anyone whose life has been touched by narcissism will find this book helpful, whether you're coming to terms with a loved one's diagnosis, dealing with a narcissist in the workplace, or working to move forward after leaving a narcissistic relationship.

Laura L. Smith, PhD, is a clinical psychologist who has helped many patients with narcissistic personality disorder, as well as those suffering the effects of having a relationship with a narcissist. She is the author of Anxiety & Depression For Dummies Workbook, Anger Management For Dummies, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For Dummies.

Product Details ISBN: 9781394182350
ISBN-10: 139418235X
Publisher: For Dummies
Publication Date: July 25th, 2023
Pages: 352
Language: English