Do you keep finding yourself in relationships with narcissistic men? Is your boyfriend or husband solely focused on fulfilling their own needs and unable to see things from your perspective? If you’re tired of dealing with a self-absorbed partner and are ready to be treated with kindness, respect, and sensitivity, this book is for you.
In No More Narcissists!, psychologist Candace Love provides a road map for women to finally get the love they deserve. Using skills based in cognitive behavioral and schema therapy, you’ll gain an understanding of why you’re attracted to narcissistic men, how you can avoid being drawn in by a narcissist’s initial charm and magnetism, and how to heal so you can finally move on to healthy relationships.
You’ll find out how the basic principles of schema theory—core beliefs about ourselves and our environment that we acquire in childhood and adolescence—can play an important role in why you’re attracted to narcissists and seek them out. Also included are targeted exercises and techniques that will encourage you to examine your past relationships and take meaningful steps to promote self-care and healing.
Isn’t it time you broke the cycle of hurt, frustration, and pain that comes with loving a narcissist? This book will show you how to let go of these destructive relationships once and for all, love yourself unconditionally, and find the love you deserve.
|Publisher:||New Harbinger Publications|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Table of Contents
1 Prince Charming or Another Frog? 9
2 The Frog: Understanding Narcissism and Narcissists 27
3 Unmet Childhood Needs: Discovering Your Story 53
4 A Closer Look at Life Traps 63
5 Stuck for Life? Your Life Traps in Adulthood 87
6 Learn to Change Your Life Traps 121
7 Self-Care: Becoming Your Own Fairy Godmother 151
8 Mindful Dating 179
A Few Last Thoughts 199
Appendix: List of Exercises 203
Love resides in Libertyville, IL.