Narcissism - Expectation of special treatment 4. Demands...

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Narcissism Narcissists: individual with unresolved inclusion, control and affection needs : over social, autocratic, and underpersonal. Compensate for inner sense of worthlessness by constantly seeking attention Compensate for belief that they are unlovable by not establishing emotional bonds with other people. APA labels this as a potentially dangerous personality disorder, they need to have at least 5 of the 12 traits: 1. Inflated sense of self importance - bragging 2. Belief in uniqueness 3.
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Unformatted text preview: Expectation of special treatment 4. Demands for excessive admiration 5. Blatant display of arrogance 6. Obsession with public image of self 7. Preoccupation with fantasies of unlimited success, power, brilliance 8. Excessive need for control 9. Depersonalization of others 10. Relationally exploitive 11. Blatant displays of exhibitionism 12. Lack of long term meaningful relationships There is NO remedy for narcissism. There is a correlation between male narcissism and sexual assault....
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