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Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) - Malignant Self-Love/Narcissism

A description of Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD), also known as malignant self-love/narcissism, and the controversial personality disorder's symptoms.

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Narcissistic personality disorder - Reacting to criticism with anger, shame, or humiliation Taking advantage of others to reach own goals Exaggerating own importance, achievements, and talents Imagining unrealistic fantasies of success, beauty, power, intelligence, or romance Requiring constant attention and positive reinforcement from others Becoming jealous easily Lacking empathy and disregarding the feelings of others Being obsessed with self Pursuing mainly selfish goals......etc.....

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Narcissistic Personality Disorder is characterized by a long-standing pattern of grandiosity (either in fantasy or actual behavior), an overwhelming need for admiration, and usually a complete lack of empathy toward others. People with this disorder...

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Signs and symptoms[edit] People with narcissistic personality disorder are characterized by their persistent grandiosity, excessive need for admiration, and a disdain and lack of empathy for others.[8][9] These individuals often display arrogance, a sense of superiority, and power-seeking behaviors.[10] Narcissistic personality disorder is different from having a strong sense of self-confidence; people with NPD typically value themselves over others to the extent that they disregard the…

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Interesting Article: "10 reasons you cant say how you feel". Not everyone finds expressing their feelings easy or having it come naturally. While the stereotype is that men have the hardest time expressing their emotions, everyone at one time or another in their life may find it difficult to say how they feel....

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An illustration of the some of the defining characteristics of Narcissistic Personality Disorder, using examples from the motion picture The Social Network.

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Narcissistic personality disorder characteristics (NPD) include selfish behavior and grandiosity. Read about treatment, symptoms, and causes.

A person with NARCISSISTIC PERSONALITY DISORDER may : •React to criticism with rage, shame, or humiliation •Take advantage of other people to achieve his or her own goals •Have excessive feelings of self-importance •Exaggerate achievements and talents •Be preoccupied with fantasies of success, power, beauty, intelligence, or ideal love •Have unreasonable expectations of favorable treatment •Need constant attention and admiration ...

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Treatment Option for Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Knowing the signs of Narcissistic Personality Disorder is one thing; treating is another. What are the options of treating NPD? This is one in a series or articles pertaining to this condition.

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