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Sam Vaknin clarifies common misconceptions about Narcissistic and Antisocial Personality Disorders
Wikipedia: "Merely being passive-aggressive isn't a disorder but a behavior - sometimes a perfectly rational behavior, which lets you dodge unpleasant chores while avoiding confrontation. It's only pathological if it's a habitual, crippling response reflecting a pervasively pessimistic attitude."
Psychological Defense Mechanisms P to R
The narcissist's personality is disorganised and precariously balanced. Read here in a article by Sam Vaknin discussing different types of depression and how one w/ this personality disorder could be expected to react - or cope, with the perceived feelings.
The erotomaniac intrudes on your privacy, does not respect your express wishes and personal boundaries and ignores your emotions, needs, and preferences. It is important if you are dealing with this to know how cope with this sort of intrusion into your life.
Learn about different defense mechanisms some may use to cope with impulsive feelings or anxiety. Inside you will find defense mechanisms listed alphabetically A to D. The rest of them E-Z will be found under the "glossary of terms" subject title.
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