‘You’re dealing with an entitled person’ – understanding your narcissistic ex or co-parent

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Trying to 'go back to normal' while recovering from a toxic relationship can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder.
Trying to 'go back to normal' while recovering from a toxic relationship can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder.
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Few relationships permeate almost every aspect of our lives – including how we function and thrive as parents and colleagues – than romantic partnerships.

Besides incompatibility and growing apart, there are a few serious issues, including abuse and dating or being married to a narcissist, that make severing ties non-negotiable, however.

“A narcissistic personality is commonly found in men," according to therapist Simphiwe Malaza.

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