7 Signs of Narcissistic Parents

Narcissism originates from the Greek mythology, where the young Narcissus fell in love with his own self reflection in a pool. The term was later popularized by the doctor Sigmund Freud. The American psychiatric association (APA) has included narcissistic personality disorder, as part of the DSM since 1968. Do you suspect yourself growing with a narcissistic parent? Is your mother or father narcissistic? Are you a children of a narcissist? If so, then you might want to watch this video to see if you relate to the signs.

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Fabrizio, K. (2018). 5 (Subtle) Signs Your Mother Is a Covert Narcissist. Psych Central. Retrieved on October 31, 2018,

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Steber, C. (2017, July 13). 13 Subtle Signs Your Mom Is Probably A Narcissist. Bustle. Retrieved October 31, 2018.

Posted on March 31, 2019 by Therapist Nicki

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