Most people have some degree of narcissism in their personality and in many cases this is actually a positive thing—looking after our own interests can help to prevent others taking advantage of us. But if the man you are in a relationship with is a true narcissist, it can lead to a whole lot of […]
What is Louie Body Dementia? Louie Body dementia is an alternative spelling of Lewy Body Dementia, a type of dementia commonly associated with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. In fact, because the symptoms between both of these diseases and Lewy Body dementia are so similar, some doctors are uncertain as to whether Lewy Body dementia is […]
What is the meaning of sociopath? The definition of a true sociopath is a person who shows no remorse or guilt for their actions and who has very little concern for the welfare of others. Sociopathy is also known as antisocial personality disorder and it is a well documented mental health condition affecting a surprisingly […]
Living with a narcissist can be challenging and dysfunctional relationships are very common when one of the partners is suffering from narcissistic personality disorder. There is currently no known cure for narcissism, but a typical treatment for narcissistic personality disorder will involve different forms of psychotherapy.
Whilst most people tend to lump sociopaths and serial killers in the same sentence, there are some famous sociopaths who cannot be exactly classed as serial killers in the accepted sense of the word: Adolf Hitler being one famous example. However, some famous sociopaths are classic serial killers and one of the most famous of […]
A narcissist thrives on adulation and praise. They feed on the positive attention lauded upon them by others, but when faced with criticism, either real or perceived, Hell hath no fury like the volcanic rage of a narcissist. Unlike anger, which is usually focused on a specific issue or problem, narcissistic rage symptoms are irrational […]
Emotional instability disorder, otherwise known as borderline personality disorder, is a relatively rare condition that tends to be more prevalent in women than men. There are several different emotional instability symptoms, many of which will adversely affect the patient’s interpersonal relationships. What are the most common emotional instability symptoms? Whilst the condition is not very […]
An extreme sociopath will not be difficult to recognize: They are the individual who takes great delight in torturing defenseless animals before setting fire to their neighbors’ house — while the neighbors are still in it.
Thankfully this type of sociopath is rare and most sociopaths will appear to be perfectly normal and integrate into everyday life. However, you should learn how to recognize sociopaths in relationships and how to deal with them.
The symptoms of hyper-vigilance are commonly seen in patients suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. They can also be found in patients diagnosed with other mental health conditions including borderline personality disorder, narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid schizophrenia, and schizo-affective disorder. But what is hypervigilant personality disorder? A hypervigilant personality is overly responsive to all sensory […]
A person with borderline personality disorder can be said to be emotionally unstable. People diagnosed with this type of mental health disorder are more likely to be affected by problems in their life, but are also more likely to suffer from such problems in the first place. Many of the emotionally unstable symptoms exhibited by […]