A study reveals that narcissism is driven by insecurity and low self-esteem. It’s one of the types of personality disorders where people have an inflated sense of self. Also, according to another study, what most people see as negative traits, narcissists may see as their strengths.
Are you one of them? Do you perceive your arrogance, rudeness, and general toxicity positively? Do you use people for your convenience? Do you expect to be recognized as the superior person in any room?
Do you feed on validation and love to be the center of attention? In other words, are you a narcissist? Take this easy test for narcissism and find out if you need to be evaluated for narcissistic personality disorder.
Finally, if your narcissism is getting out of control and your partner feels suffocated in your relationship, then you both need professional help. Bonobology’s panel of experienced counselors is only a click away.