Friday, February 20, 2015

Narcissistic Parents - How Did This Happen?

How did your parent get this way?  Narcissism starts in childhood.  It develops from a real or perceived tragedy.  The child's self-esteem is severely damaged, and develops narcissism as a way to protect themselves from further emotional pain.  If the child does not get therapy before becoming an adult, it becomes a permanent part of their personality and is not treatable.