Npd and dating and asexual
Narcissists are generally exhibitionists and sex is just another tool in their toolbox for getting attention and adulation.Narcissists commit adultery and have extramarital affairs or liaisons for a variety of reasons including control, power, attention, increasing self-image and because narcissists get bored easily. Narcissists are unable to empathize or genuinely love another person.But it raises a lot of confusion and questions for people who are involved with other types of Narcissists.There are certain types and subtypes of Narcissists and I thought a little clarification might be in order.The partner who went outside of his or her own marriage is now not really trusted by the new partner.Either or both partners can hold a distrust of marriage in general.I have just come across clarification on a statistic I cited in “Can Relationships That Start as Affairs Succeed?
It absolutely disgusts me that people like yourself can write such fantastical scenarios while assuming they have any sort of medical authority on the matter. It frightens me to think that someone might read your numerous rants and think it is perfectly reasonable to whitewash genuine actual mental health issues with your ridiculous ideations, or worse, think there is any fact behind them. I see this, and grandiosity about your 'qualifications' as innate insecurity. I spent about five years in DBT, and after that was accepted to seminary and moved to Kenya, Africa to be a hospital chaplain.Cerebral and Somatic I think most people have a firm grasp on the difference between the two, but for those that don’t, here is a short definition of the two main types: Cerebral Narcissists Like the word cerebral implies, a cerebral narcissists has a profound belief that they have a superior intellect, that their intelligence far exceeds that of ordinary folk.They have a vast array of knowledge on just about any topic.Guilt about the affair undermines the foundation of the relationship.Lovers can develop unrealistic expectations about each other based on the “honeymoon” experience of their affair.