The term, "Narcissist" is confusing because it is typically used in several different contexts. In this video we try to determine what is meant by this term, and we examine some of the problems with calling someone a "narcissist."
In this video:
0:00 Narcissism is Human Nature
0:56 Three Contexts
1:53 Clinical Terms Used Casually
3:02 Abuse isn't Narcissism
4:06 Other Countries
6:04 Clinician's Dilemma
7:01 Ask for Clarification
Jennifer Guerriero (pronounced Gary-Arrow) is a licensed mental health professional, narcissism survivor and former cult member. Jen has been educating people on psychological abuse since 1993. She has owned and operated a private practice in Orlando, FL since 2015, where she specializes in treating those affected by narcissists, toxic people, and high control groups. Thanks for watching!
This video is for educational purposes only and is not meant to diagnose, treat, or cure any mental health condition. This video is also not intended to serve as a substitute for psychotherapy with a licensed professional.
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Toxic people are the worst! We want to avoid them as much as possible, but more importantly, we want to avoid *becoming* them. We are all Poisonous People: every single one of us. Recognizing our own flaws is the only way we can grow as individuals.