Listening to “Unpacking Narcissism” episodes will help you grasp a comprehensive understanding of narcissism and help you protect yourself and/or heal from narcissistic abuse.

Do you want to know how you can protect your reality from gaslighting? (02:25)

Do you want to know how to overcome feelings of incompetency after being gaslighted? (07:08)

Do you want to learn about different ways you can stop taking responsibility for the behavior of others? (18:11)

Do you want to learn more about cognitive dissonance? (22:16)

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this episode is for you because Brenda Stephens will be discussing these topics in our show today.

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Meet Brenda Stephens

Brenda Stephens MS, LPCC is a group practice owner in San Diego, CA where she and her colleagues provide individual and group therapy to those who have been impacted by a relationship with a narcissist. Brenda uses a thorough understanding of PTSD and Complex PTSD along with EMDR and Parts Work (IFS) to help clients understand, and recover from the lasting complications of being in a relationship with a narcissist.


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