Narcissistic Abuse Syndrome

A must-read for any one that has suffered from narcissistic abuse.

my child within

Narcissistic abuse syndrome is something I know all too well, as I grew up with 2 parents that are on the spectrum of narcissism, one of them having Narcissistic Personality Disorder and the other having a mix of Narcissism/Histrionic and Borderline Personality Disorder.

I have suffered from depression, anxiety, ptsd & low self esteem since I was a child and I never understood why I always felt so sad and so different to other children.This was the result of the abuse I suffered from my mother & father who didn’t know what ‘normal or healthy’ looked like. I was always made to feel like I was too sensitive, too weak, too stupid or too opinionated. I now know that I am none of those things! I did however carry the weight of the world on my shoulders, as my parents trained me well  ‘to cater to theiremotional needs ahead…

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4 Comments

  1. Thank you for sharing this, Lynnette. ❤

    1. Isn’t it a great post!

      1. It really is. In fact, that post is part of what inspired me to write the post I just published a few minutes ago. I spent most of the day writing it… now I am exhausted. But it was a story I needed to tell.

  2. Thanks for the heads up. I’m hopping over to your blog right now.

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