Category Archives: Book Excerpts

Adult Children of Narcissistic Abuse

Adult Children of Narcissistic Abuse LISTEN TO THE AUDIO VERSION From Randi G. Fine’s Book Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Rccovery This is copyrighted material. It may not be reprinted, or … Continue reading

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How to Deal with Narcissistic Parents

Image Source Strategies for Dealing with Narcissistic Parents Excerpt from Randi Fine’s Book, Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivors Guide to Healing As an adult child dealing with narcissistic parents, normal rules do not apply. Confrontations … Continue reading

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Narcissistic Abuse Related Weight Issues and Eating Disorders

Image Source Weight Issues and Eating Disorders Related to Narcissistic Abuse Excerpt from Randi Fine’s Book, Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivors Guide to Healing and Recovery I have been asked by many to include a … Continue reading

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Tyrannical Rule of the Narcissistic Father

Image Source Tyrannical Rule of the NPD Father Excerpt from Randi Fine’s Book, Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivors Guide to Healing A father’s role is to love, protect, support and guide his children. Narcissistic fathers … Continue reading

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Five Gaslighting Techniques Used by Narcissists

Image Source Gaslighting/Ambient Abuse Excerpt from Randi Fine’s Book, Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivors Guide to Healing Gaslighting is one of the most insidious forms of psychological abuse used by narcissists. The term comes from … Continue reading

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Are People With NPD Mentally Ill

Can We Hold  Narcissists Responsible for Their Behavior? Excerpt from Randi Fine’s Book, Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery People often ask me if pathological narcissism is a mental illness. The answer … Continue reading

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Healing From Narcissistic Abuse Requires Changing Your Inner Dialogue

 Image Source Changing the Way You Talk to Yourself Excerpt from Randi Fine’s Book, Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery Each of us has a subconscious inner voice, called an “inner … Continue reading

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Is My Abuser a Narcissist Psychopath or Sociopath

Image Source Narcissist, Psychopath or Sociopath? Excerpt from Randi Fine’s Groundbreaking New Book, Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery There is a great deal of false information on the internet about … Continue reading

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