FIRST STEPS TO RECOVERY [ Intro ] - [ Stage 1: Idealize ] - [ Stage 2: Devalue ] - [ Stage 3: Discard ] [ What is Narcissistic Personality Disorder? ] IF YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE REACHING THE END OF YOUR ROPE with nowhere to turn, call the 24-hr National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1.800.273.8255 …
Posts under this category will clarify the difference between narcissistic “traits” and the actual personality disorder, as well as take you through the devastating experience of the three stages of the narcissistic relationship: Idealize, Devalue, and Discard.
I’ve also documented steps I’ve taken to begin recovering from this horrible nightmare brought on by these disordered individuals… that even those with formal education and experiences in the mental health field are NOT IMMUNE to.
Awareness and prevention are the only form of self protection.