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The Narcissist in Your Life Podcast is hosted by Linda Martinez-Lewi, Ph.D., clinical expert on the narcissistic personality, psychotherapist and author. I offer in-depth analysis, strategies and practices for those psychologically and emotionally harmed and abused by toxic, predatory narcissistic personalities through my books: Recovering and Healing After the Narcissist and Freeing Yourself from the Narcissist in Your Life, international telephone consultations and global podcasts. I put the emphasis on helping individuals to access the calming, restorative parts of the parasympathetic body/mind systems that lead to healing, recovery, personal transformation and the evolution of your true, authentic self and your unique creative gifts.

Sep 15, 2019

Individuals who are adult children of narcissistic parents, spouses and ex-spouses and other family members are often victimized for long periods of time with psychological and emotional pain perpetrated by covert narcissists. 

There is a time of awakening when you become receptive to the incredible moments of insights...


Sep 13, 2019

Narcissists live strictly for themselves. They bring individuals into their lives - spouses, ex-spouses, children, family members, to play "roles" that build and enhance their grandiose images and masks of their ubiquitous false selves. Narcissists are disingenuous, incapable of being true or authentic - They...


Sep 8, 2019

Doctor Robert Hare talks about the compelling stare of the psychopath as: "intense eye contact and piercing eyes."

The psychopath is created as a result of both genetics and life experience. Factors like sever abuse and neglect early in life contribute toward the production of a psychopathic personality.

The psychopath...


Sep 7, 2019

Psychological fusion is a compulsive need to be with a particular person.

This is used unconsciously to resolve deep pain and longing inside of the dependent partner/spouse.

You feel incomplete without this fusion which can contain psycho-sexual chemistry that is reinforced with intimacy.

The dependent party is at the...


Sep 6, 2019

A parasitic narcissist is a merciless taker, feeding off of your emotional and psychological attachment to them, your vulnerability and dependency. They steal your physical and psychological energy and exploit your creative gifts. 

 

You re in fight or flight mode, the sympathetic nervous system zone which causes...