narcissistic personality

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Noun1.narcissistic personality - personality marked by self-love and self-absorption; unrealistic views about your own qualities and little regard for others
personality - the complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual; "their different reactions reflected their very different personalities"; "it is his nature to help others"
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His team called their own expert to tell the hearing Brady has a severe narcissistic personality disorder but is not mentally ill and could be treated in prison.
The judge acknowledged that de Angelis may have suffered from a narcissistic personality disorder.
Raskin and Hall's (1979) Narcissistic Personality Inventory (NPI) has received particularly wide attention, and remains one of the most frequently used scales for measuring narcissism.
They claimed that she was showing signs of narcissistic personality disorder (NPD).
Oldham is a proponent of adding the remaining disorder in this section of the DSM-IV-R, narcissistic personality disorder, to the DSM-5 before its release in 2013.
Psychiatrists agreed Blackwell was suffering from a severe form of Narcissistic Personality Disorder ( a serious mental illness which results in the sufferer being obsessed with the fantasy of unlimited success, power, brilliance and ideal love.
Yesterday Blackwell, who has narcissistic personality disorder (NPD), which gives sufferers a huge sense of self-importance and can lead them into violent rages if denied their own way, pleaded guilty to two charges of manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility.
His own narcissistic personality may have led Duterte to assume that Robredo's presence at the Bantayog affair was her way of thumbing her nose at him.
Townley recently claimed he had been psychologically assessed and labelled as having traits of narcissistic personality disorder.
began the speculation earlier this year with a report that published the 16 most prominent symptoms of Narcissistic Personality Disorder and inviting fans to guess how many applied to not only Kim, but the rest of the Kardashian family.
In present-day diagnostic systems, pathological narcissism is identified by the diagnosis of narcissistic personality disorder (American Psychiatric Association, 1994).
One of Norway's most prominent psychiatrists professor Ulrik Fredrik Malt told a court in Oslo that it is 'plausible that there is Asperger's, Tourette's, and a narcissistic personality disorder.