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Articles, Narcissism, Relationships

How to win at dating after a narcissistic relationship

You know how difficult dating is after a narcissistic relationship. Being raised by a narcissistic mother or tending to a narcissistic lover’s needs to the point of exhaustion will destroy your self-esteem in long-term. Which will make you vulnerable to attracting more narcissists into your life. That’s because your mother taught you how to tolerate abuse and normalized toxic relationships…

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Mental health, Narcissism, Relationships

Recovery from abuse, part 1: learn to love only those who love you

After a long, arduous relationship with a toxic person, all you want is to start the recovery process as soon as possible. You’ll also feel like all hope is lost and if you meet another narcissist again, you’re gonna isolate yourself from humanity because you’ve had it. Many adult children of narcissists have their first toxic relationship in their childhood.…

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