Sound familiar? You may be dating a narcissist. Business Insider spoke to Dr. Forrest Talley, a California-based clinical psychologist to identify warning signs that you may be dating someone with NPD.
5 Signs You’re Dating a Narcissist (and How to Leave)
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While we are well-aware narcissism knows no gender, the author of this particular piece examines red flags for a narcissistic man. He exudes sex appeal. He oozes chemistry. He may want to sit on the same side of the table. He will touch you a lot, or maybe not—if you are not one for public display of affection, he will pick up on that quickly and accommodate you. Here are ten warning signs to watch for:.
7 signs you're dating a narcissist, according to a clinical psychologist
People are drawn to narcissists because they can be charming and charismatic. In fact, one study showed that their likable veneer was only penetrable after seven meetings. There are unconscious explanations why you might attracted to a narcissist.
The year-old had a choice: She chose wrong. It was only when I broke down and apologized that he started to talk to me again. Three and a half years into their marriage—and 13 years into their relationship—Linda and her husband sought the help of a therapist, who diagnosed the man with narcissistic personality disorder NPD.