Narcissism and online dating
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“Narcissist” is one of the more common terms we hear from callers and chatters about their abusive partners.
This word is most often used to describe a person who is egotistic or self-serving and does not acknowledge the feelings of others.
This may happen via putdowns, gaslighting, intermittently lacking emotional or physical intimacy, withdrawing affection, seductive withholding, inexplicably disappearing from contact, or blaming the target for the narcissistic person’s issues (projection).