Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD), is one of several types of psychological disorders and it’s mainly characterized by self-centeredness.
Narcissistic Personality Disorder is commonly used on those who seem to value and more concerned with themselves than with others. Often described as a pervasive disorder with lack of empathy, and an exaggerated sense of self-importance.
In a study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, approximately 30 million American adults are affected by at least one personality disorder. And that narcissistic personality disorder affects an estimated 1-percent of these individuals, which is more common among men than women.
It is confirmed by the DSM-5 Criteria (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders), published by the American Psychiatric Association, that, you have Narcissistic Personality Disorder if you notice the following signs:
A constant urge for Praise
Frequent and excessive desire for attention compliments, deference, and affirmation without achievements that warrants them.
Narcissists indulge in daydreaming about being successful, getting power, and beauty. They tend to