Category Archives: abuse

What Love Is What Love Is Not

Photo by Roger H. Goun, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License Love Is, Love Is Not by Randi G. Fine Love is gentle, love is kind. Love is freeing and edifying. Love is respectful. Love is understanding and selfless. Love is … Continue reading

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Traditional Therapy Ineffective with Narcissistic Abuse Sufferers

Narcissistic Abuse Sufferers Need Very Specialized Counseling Written by Randi G. Fine, Author of Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery As a professional counselor specializing in narcissistic abuse I have heard … Continue reading

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Narcissistic Abuse Reaches Epidemic Proportions

Narcissistic Abuse Reaches Epidemic Proportions Article Written by Randi G. Fine The Merriam Webster Dictionary defines the word “victim” in the following ways: one that is acted on and usually adversely affected by a force or agent a person who … Continue reading

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Narcissistic Intermittent Good Bad Reinforcement

The Narcissist’s One Trick That Can Keep Us Hooked Forever By The Minds Journal Editorial Casinos know it. Animal trainers count on it. Narcissists have perfected it It’s the powerful emotional tool known as intermittent reinforcement, and when used correctly, … Continue reading

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Narcissistic Abuse on Mental Health News Radio

The Many Facets of Narcissistic Abuse  Randi Fine’s November 17, 2017 interview about narcissistic abuse on Mental Health News Radio with fabulous show host Kristin Sunanta Walker.

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Rising Above Narcissistic Victimization

Pain is Mandatory, Suffering is Optional Article Written by Randi G. Fine Author of Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing Most of us have been, victimized many ways in our lives; emotionally, mentally, … Continue reading

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Emotional Child Abuse in Narcissistic Families

Emotional Child Abuse in Narcissistic Families Excerpt from Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery Written by Randi G. Fine Children in families with narcissistic parents understand that their family operates by a … Continue reading

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Close Encounters of the Worst Kind The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery

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Effects of Brainwashing on Narcissistic Victims and Survivors

Effects of Brainwashing on Narcissistic Victims and Survivors Those who have suffered narcissistic abuse find healing on their own very difficult. Whether they realize it or not, the hardest thing to overcome is the brainwashing that has been done to … Continue reading

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How Narcissistic Abuse Causes Complex PTSD

Image Source Complex PTSD in Abuse Victims Great show with stress expert Dr. Mary Wingo about how Complex PTSD forms in abuse victims and what it takes to heal from it. I learned a lot and you will too! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/randi-fine/2017/01/03/relationship-between-domestic-abuse-and-stress-response-with-dr-mary-wingo … Continue reading

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