How to Detect a Narcissist

Are you currently in a relationship with a person whose actions seem to scream, “Look at me—I am amazing! I’m so much better than you!”? First of all, you are not alone—that was my first husband! He was constantly manipulating my emotions and actions in order to serve his own needs and desires. Our conversations always revolved around him and his interests. In fact, if he didn’t have any interest in what I was talking about, he would completely ignore me or tell me how stupid my thoughts were…

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Stepping Out Of Denial

I was 24 years old and a mother of two when I saw my reflection in the survivor looking back at me on a morning talk show. She was just as disconnected and lonely as I was. As she spoke about her own depression, my heart stood still in disbelief, and I finally saw my truth. I was ready to step out of denial and face my past (and current) abuse.I was 24 years old and a mother of two when I saw my reflection in the survivor looking back at me on a morning talk show. She was just as disconnected and lonely as I was. As she spoke about her own depression, my heart stood still in disbelief, and I finally saw my truth. I was ready to step out of denial and face my past (and current) abuse…

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