NPD BOOKS/WEBSITES

  • Websites: Narcissistic Personality Disorder

  • ANA – After Narcissistic Abuse by Gregory Zaffuto Articles:
  1. EVERYONE has an expiration date with a Narcissist
  2. Corrupt internal messages
  3. 5 Ways a Narcissist’s Boundary Busting Overrides and Hooks You
  4. A spin on what ‘gaslighting’ really is
  5. You are always EXPLAINING yourself 
  6. Let’s call this EXACTLY what it is – emotional and psychological abuse
  7. Let’s really understand this abuse
  8. The Narcissist is a master at putting a spin on everything
  9. Narcissists blame and project
  10.  This was not a normal relationship
  11. Searching for the truth and reality as to WHAT is going on in your relationship and WHY you are feeling so out of sorts or basically like life is just too overwhelming
  12. The truth is a lie and the lie is the truth. 
  13. The vicious cycle of this abuse is really a manipulative trap that keeps you running in circles
  14. There is no reality with any relationship with a Narcissist  
  15. What does any connection with a Narcissist yield 
  16. You are CRAZY

  1. Grief Is Not a Mental Illness, How to Deal with Loss in the Narcissistic Family
  2. Shaming Children Is Emotionally Abusive
  3. The Legacy of Distorted Love, https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-legacy-distorted-love/201010/the-haunted-house-narcissism

    Mother’s Day (Father’s Day) articles, by Karyl McBride Ph.D.:

  1. Mother’s Day for Those Raised by Narcissistic Parents,  https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-legacy-distorted-love/201505/mothers-day-those-raised-narcissistic-parents
  2. Mother’s Day and Daughters on Trial, https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-legacy-distorted-love/201005/mothers-day-and-daughters-trial
  3. When Mother’s Day Hurts,  https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-legacy-distorted-love/201204/when-mother-s-day-hurts
  4. Embrace Recovery on Mother’s Day,  https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-legacy-distorted-love/201604/embrace-recovery-mother-s-day
  5. Adult Children of Narcissistic Parents and Mother’s Day,  https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-legacy-distorted-love/201705/adult-children-narcissistic-parents-and-mother-s-day
  6. Mother’s Day Dread,  https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/resolution-not-conflict/201305/mothers-day-dread
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder, [1] 

“Practice Essentials, Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) is a cluster B personality disorder defined as comprising a pervasive pattern of grandiosity (in fantasy or behavior), a constant need for admiration, and a lack of empathy.” [2]

[1] Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Updated: May 16, 2018, Author: Sheenie Ambardar, MD Adult Psychiatrist, Chief Editor: David Bienenfeld, MD Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Geriatric Medicine, Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine,  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1519417-overview#a1 
[2] Signs and symptoms, DSM-5, American Psychiatric Association, Personality Disorders, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition, Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.; 2013.

  • Books: Narcissistic Personality Disorder

  • The Diagnostic and Statistic Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) lists specific traits of NPD.https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1519417-overview#a1

  • From Charm to Harm: And Everything Else in Between With a Narcissist (Narcissistic Abuse and Recovery) (Volume 1), by Gregory Zaffuto, March 9, 2016, Amazon Digital Services LLC

  • Will I Ever Be Good Enough?: Healing the Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers, by Karyl McBride 

  • When Shame Begets Shame, Christine Louis de Canonville, “The Groundbreaking New Book That Reveals, How The Narcissist Hurts & Shames Their Victims,”

  • If You Feel Too Much: Thoughts on Things Found and Lost and Hoped For, by Jamie Tworkowski  (Author), Donald Miller (Foreword), 2015, 2016, Penguin Group USA, A Penguin Random House Company, 375 Hudson Street, NY, NY 10014,

  • Freeing Yourself from the Narcissist in Your Life: At Home. At Work. With Friends, by Linda Martinez-Lewi, August 15, 2013, Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 375 Hudson Street, New York, New York 10014

  • Mother, It’s Hard to Forgive You: Ridding Myself of the Family Scapegoat Mantle (Mother, I Don’t Forgive You Book 2), by Nancy Richards, February 19, 2018, Amazon Digital Services LLC

  • Let There Be Light! Scapegoat of a Narcissistic Mother, by Lisa Duvall, May 3, 2013, Amazon Digital Services LLC