What Is Quiet Borderline Personality Disorder?

What Is Quiet Borderline Personality Disorder?

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental illness that is usually characterized by a number of symptoms. Mindcology has an excellent repository of articles on this subject and on different aspects of BPD. Usually, a diagnosis of BPD is reached by observing...

5 Crucial Tips For Dating A Narcissist

5 Crucial Tips For Dating A Narcissist

In any romantic relationship, there can be times when your partner seems to be a little selfish, self-absorbed or full of themselves. Maybe they take an excessive amount of time to perfect their physical appearance, carefully applying makeup or spending hours each...

The RIGHT Way To Go No Contact With A Narcissist

The RIGHT Way To Go No Contact With A Narcissist

Why Go “No Contact”? Going No Contact with a narcissist is often necessary to keep your sanity, but can be hard while you’re doing it.  When your partner drains you of every last bit of emotional energy or adds toxicity to your life, it’s time to say goodbye.  But,...

How The Narcissist Artfully Discards You

How The Narcissist Artfully Discards You

If you’ve ever dated or known someone who is a Narcissist, you’ve may have experienced a wide variety of their personality traits. Some can be charming, some can be aggressive, and others can be entitled and selfish. These individuals are like chameleons, waiting...

Who Are The Narcissist’s Flying Monkeys?

Who Are The Narcissist’s Flying Monkeys?

Nearly every adult has by now seen the famous movie, The Wizard of Oz. There is a pretty iconic scene in the film where the wicked witch sends out a large group of flying monkeys to attack and delay Dorothy and her friends on their way to Oz. The witch uses her flying...

Three Examples Of Emotional Neglect

Three Examples Of Emotional Neglect

Despite Hollywood’s common portrayal of a world with hope and love, where relationships always work out, and children are loved by their parents, the real world can be a very cruel and unforgiving place. The word abuse often conjures the mental image of physical...

The Good And Bad Of Trauma Bonding

The Good And Bad Of Trauma Bonding

Relationships can be difficult on their own even when the world around the couple presents no additional challenges. However, when one or both partners suffer from mental illness resulting from trauma, it can lead to more complex relationship bonds that may or may not...