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A different view of narcissism (a lot of people won’t like this)

From Harper’s Weekly Review: A new study linked mindfulness and meditation practices to narcissism and “spiritual superiority,” a psychological construct measured by prompts such as “the world would be a better place if others too had the insights that I … Continue reading

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Let’s have a chat about necrophilia. Oh, yes–it’s relevant

Are you gagging? Are you thinking (while gagging), “Why is this person evoking a psychopathology that makes me think about someone getting sexually excited over a corpse?” Because that isn’t the only definition of necrophilia. I’m thinking on a much, … Continue reading

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So, Naomi, what about narcissistic personality disorder?

Having laid out the signs for paranoid personality disorder, I found myself wandering into the DSM (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders of the American Psychiatric Association) -IV and V definition of narcissistic personality disorder. I can’t imagine why. … Continue reading

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