Almost everyone occasionally engages in narcissistic behavior, however, Narcissism is excessive self-involvement that causes a person to ignore the needs of others.
For those who experience Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD,) they usually have personalities characterized be intense self-involvement and disregard for others.
WHAT CAUSES A NARCISSISTIC PERSON TO PERFORM BEHAVIORS?
Preoccupation with fantasies of extreme success, power, or fame.
Constant need for admiration and affirmation.
A strong sense of entitlement.
Envy of others, particularly their achievements, or belief that others should envy them.
Belief that they are special or unique.
SYMPTOMS OF NARCISSISTIC BEHAVIOR: – Attention seeking – Entitlement – Approval-seeking
Therapy can help with narcissism. At Star Point Counseling center, The right therapist can support a person with NPD to understand the effects of their condition and steadily move toward healthier behaviors.