Are you the narcissist in your relationship?
Narcissism can be a negative factor in your relationship, according to experts. Sometimes one might be showing narcissistic traits without being fully conscious of them. In a seminal study on narcissism, The Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the Age of Entitlement, carried out a few years ago, psychologists and professors Jean Twenge and W. Keith Campbell showed how narcissism is spreading exponentially. It’s also said that the rate of increase of narcissism or narcissistic personality disorder in the US is comparable to the hike in the obesity rate. Needless to say, people must seek help from counsellors if they feel that their or their partners’ narcissism is taking a tolling on their relationships. For instance, too much of self-absorption or attention-seeking tendencies can lead to unbridgeable gulf between you and your partner. Here are some expert-backed signs that you may be the narcissistic one in your relationship: