When You Inherit a Narcissistic Parent’s Behavior

There’s something I have to say right here at the start of this post. Why Man who inherited passive-aggressive behavor from his narcissistic parent denies reality of what partner says I’m saying it will become apparent as you read on.

Let me address something. I know I’m not a narcissist. Believe me when I say this because I have checked and rechecked with therapists and my psychiatrist. I’ve asked my wife a hundred times if I’m like my mother and my father.

And I’ve read the DSM V (the manual used by mental health professionals to make a diagnosis of a mental health problem in an individual) description for narcissistic personality disorder so many time that I nearly have it memorized. Every source I consult confirms my lack of narcissistic personality disorder. Continue reading