10 Insanely Common Misconceptions About Psychopaths

Written by JOE DUNCAN  for Listverse.com Psychopaths both intrigue and frighten us to the core. The media and movies often paint larger-than-life portraits by using far-reaching claims and describing these supposed mental illnesses with exaggerated traits. With estimates of the number of psychopaths ranging as high as 3–4 percent of the population, …

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Are Narcissists Really Capable of Loving Their Mothers?

A relationship with someone who is innately narcissistic, whether romantic or platonic, can be harmful and, in some situations, devastating. We’ve heard how narcissistic people are unable to love another person, at least in the way that people would understand love. They lack empathy and have a tendency to exploit …

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7 Signs Of A Female Narcissist

We all have met someone of the kind that comes across as totally self-absorbed, entitled towards others’ time and energy, and inconsiderate to the point of being called harsh when it comes to the feelings and sentiments of others. Narcissism is a real phenomenon, with or without the label. It is …

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5 Signs Someone Is a Pure Narcissist

Have you ever accused someone of being a narcissist? Have people ever accused you of being a narcissist? If so, you’re in good company. Pretty much everyone has “been” a narcissist at one time or another. Now, before your defense shield goes up, all of us show narcissist tendencies from time to …

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Psychology Explains 15 Effects Narcissistic Parenting Has On Children

While Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) only affects around 5% of the general population, most people show narcissistic traits throughout their lifetime. However, just because someone exhibits characteristics of a disorder doesn’t mean they have severe enough symptoms to warrant a diagnosis. NPD is an actual mental illness that causes an over-inflated sense of self-importance …

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5 Steps To Breakup With A Narcissistic Partner

For those who are in an unhealthy or difficult relationship, your partner may be the cause of your issues. In many cases, the individual can be narcissistic, which can significantly impact your well-being and state of mind. You may have developed insecurities in the relationship or feel emotionally abused by …

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