What is narcissistic personality disorder?

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Narcissism describes personality traits, such as vanity and self-admiration. Narcissistic personality disorder is a mental health condition with traits that may include an excessive need for attention, an inflated sense of self-importance, and a lack of empathy. Someone who is narcissistic may be excessively concerned with their appearance or have little time for focusing on others. However, this is not necessarily a sign that someone has narcissistic personality disorder (NPD). Anyone can behave in a self-centered way at various points in their lives. People with NPD find it difficult not to focus on themselves and may not recognize that they do this. NPD is a long-term condition that significantly affects a person’s relationships and emotional functioning. In this article, we look at what NPD is, the signs of NPD, and…
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An Exaggerated Sense of Self-Importance

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Having a grandiose sense of self-importance is a defining characteristic of NPD. People with NPD have a sense of superiority over others. It is not always obvious that someone with NPD feels superior to others. Some people with NPD appear confident and self-important, whereas others may appear to be insecure and self-deprecating. In both cases, however, the person firmly believes they are better than others. They may insist on having the best of everything or reject things that they feel are beneath them, such as a mundane job. Those with NPD may exaggerate or lie about their achievements. A constant need for attention and admirationPeople with NPD have a deep need for attention and admiration from people around them. This is because they typically rely on other people as a…
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