Narcissist (noun): A disorder in which a person has an inflated sense of importance.
Narcissistic personality disorder is found more commonly in men. The cause is unknown but likely involves a combination of genetic and environmental factors.
Symptoms include an excessive need for admiration, disregard for others’ feelings, an inability to handle any criticism, and a sense of entitlement.
The disorder needs to be diagnosed by a professional. Treatment involves talk therapy.
There are six factors in determining what a narcissist is. Check out the video above as Shaunie breaks down what narcissistic behavior looks like.