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Personality Disorders in a Social World: What Social Media Means for Personality Disorders

These constant forums for self-expression could be feeding the symptoms of personality disorders such as Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder.

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Surviving Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Recognizing a Problem

To fully recognize a problem exists, a person with Narcissistic Personality Disorder needs to become aware of the symptoms of NPD, and the impact they have on themselves and others. However, with NPD, this isn’t always easy.

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NEA-BPD Lecture: The Two Types of Narcissistic Personality Disorder

A look at the two types of narcissists Frank Yeomans, MD, PhD, spoke about during NEA-BPD’s call-in series and the obstacles that might be in the way of effective Narcissistic Personality Disorder treatment. Part 2 of 2.

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NEA-BPD Lecture: Characteristics of Narcissistic Personality Disorder

The National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEA-BPD) continued its weekly call-in series with a talk by Frank Yeomans, MD, PhD, who spoke about Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD), the specific characteristics associated with it, and the challenges to effectively treating NPD therapeutically. Part 1 of 2.

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4 Tips to Surviving a Relationship with a Person with Narcissistic Personality Disorder

A relationship with someone who has Narcissistic Personality Disorder is likely to be challenging, but you can decide the limits of the compromises you are willing to make. Here are some tips that will help you get on with your relationship while you and your partner discuss personality disorder treatment options.

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Helping a Friend with Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Narcissists, like people with other personality disorders, may be under the impression there’s nothing wrong with them. So how do you get help for someone with Narcissistic Personality Disorder?

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Are You Dating Someone with Narcissistic Personality Disorder?

If the person you’re dating has Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD), it can be very difficult to have a long-term relationship with them.

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What Is Narcissistic Personality Disorder?

Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) is defined as a psychiatric disorder that results in people having an inflated sense of their own importance and a deep need for admiration. While NPD is controversial in its diagnosis, treatment, and whether it should be recognized as a disorder, it is currently a recognized personality disorder that can be diagnosed and treated.

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Borderline Personality Disorder vs. Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Similarities and Differences

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) are two personality disorders you wouldn’t necessarily associate with each other. But because the two disorders share the same “B cluster” grouping in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) – including erratic, dramatic, and emotional behaviors – they may be confused.

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