Tag: narcissism

Interview with Meredith Resnick: Author of “When Your Parent is a Narcissist”

Published: June 28, 2016 | Last Updated: November 10, 2021 By | 6 Replies Continue Reading
Interview with Meredith Resnick: Author of “When Your Parent is a Narcissist”

Meredith Resnick talks about her new book that offers advice to people whose parents have/had narcissistic traits.

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Can’t get close to my self-centered friend

Published: September 16, 2012 | Last Updated: August 9, 2015 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

If you are unable to get close to someone, it may be that the person is self-centered and emotionally incapable of focusing on others.

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Narcissism: Surviving the Self-Involved – An Interview with Meredith Resnick

Published: September 12, 2012 | Last Updated: June 20, 2021 By | 32 Replies Continue Reading

When I heard that Meredith Resnick had recently published an e-book on the topic of narcissim, I thought it might be of interest to readers of this blog.

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Two Unrelated Links That May Be of Interest

Published: December 2, 2011 | Last Updated: January 6, 2016 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Earlier this week, I saw the movie Young Adult with Charlize Theron. Charlize plays a 37-year-old writer who is intent on going back to her small hometown to reconnect with a boyfriend, who just happens to be married and have a new baby. I wanted to bring the movie to your attention because the character […]

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Saying NO To A Friend Isn’t Easy

Published: February 24, 2011 | Last Updated: May 10, 2022 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
Saying NO To A Friend Isn’t Easy

Saying NO to a friend is never easy, even someone is in the habit of making unreasonable requests.

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How to Handle a Friend Who’s a Narcissist

Published: August 8, 2010 | Last Updated: May 31, 2021 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

I recently answered this question on HerCampus. This problem is a common one, unfortunately.   QUESTION I can never get a word in edgewise with my friend. I like her but she is super narcissistic. What are the best ways to deal with a friend who wants to always talk about herself?   ANSWER If […]

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It’s hard to say goodbye to a BFF, even if she’s a narcissist

Published: June 11, 2010 | Last Updated: June 11, 2010 By | Reply Continue Reading

QUESTION Dear Irene, I met my former BFF on the first day of college almost nine years ago. A year later, I went to a party she was throwing and met my now fiancé, who is great friends with her brothers. She was always a high maintenance friend; she was more concerned with having tons […]

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A friendly case of “Maid of Honor Abuse”

Published: June 27, 2009 | Last Updated: April 18, 2013 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

A very tired maid of honor worries that her friend has become an out-of-control bridezilla.

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