How Children Become Narcissists

How Children Become Narcissists

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Today’s question asks, how do children become narcissists?

I am often asked, “What type of parenting leads children to grow up with a Narcissistic Personality Disorder?” Or “Are the children of Narcissistic parents at risk of becoming Narcissists themselves?” Today’s post may shed some light on this issue.

Children of narcissists often had difficult childhoods where they constantly tried and failed to live up to the changing expectations of their parents. Narcissists have an excessive need for praise and validation and have little regard for the feelings and needs of others. As parents, they are often emotionally unavailable, neglectful, and abusive. Their children often struggle with self-esteem issues, anxiety, depression, and unhealthy relationships.

But, have you ever wondered how people become narcissists? Is it something innate or learned? Did you know the story of his or her childhood? In today’s topic, I’m going to give you the top 10 ways children become narcissists.

How Children Become Narcissists?

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