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Psychological Abuse | Emotional Abuse

Psychological Abuse | Emotional Abuse © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form Psychological and emotional abuse are common within relationships with partners who lack empathy and a conscience. For most it will be safest to avoid individuals with traits associated with violating the rights of others. Otherwise, exposure to individuals… Read More »

Stress and Abuse | The Pain of an Abusive Relationship

  Stress, Abuse and the Brain © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form Stress and abuse are difficult conditions to endure. For individuals who become involved with abusive partners, it is not uncommon for them to experience frequent frustration, pain, anxiety and perhaps even fear. Under such… Read More »

Change and Psychopathic Traits – Can it Happen?

Change and Psychopathic Traits Can it Happen? © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All rights reserved Can individuals with psychopathy change if his partner is understanding, nurturing, and loving? This is a common question for many who have fallen in love with a partner with strong psychopathic traits. Many psychopathic partners can be “amazing” mates one minute and… Read More »

He Gets Hurt Too  | Men Abused by Women

He gets hurt too – Men Abused by Women © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form Many in society associate domestic violence or abuse with males as the perpetrator. In actuality, the number of men abused by women is quite high. It is a topic that is given… Read More »

Did He Have the Ability to Love Me [video]

The Abusive Relationship  Did He Have the Ability to Love Me | Narcissistic & Psychopathic Relationships © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form An intimate relationship with a violating partner, lacking a conscience is a unique and often traumatizing experience. Individuals with such traits tend to victimize their romantic partners. Most… Read More »

Abuse and Love | What kind of relationship is this?

  Abuse and love  | What kind of relationship is this? © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form Abuse and love are two states one would never associate with a healthy relationship. Most would not expect to spend any time struggling to figure out how the person they fell in love… Read More »

Grooming, Manipulation, and Love Bombing

Grooming, Manipulation, and Love Bombing © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form When pathologically abusive individuals get access to a new target they often shift into an intensely addictive state. That being said, most human beings get a ‘lover’s high’ or ‘dopamine rush’ when they are with someone new.… Read More »

Lingering Pain After an Abusive Relationship [Part II]

 Lingering Pain After an Abusive Relationship © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form [Go to part I] Often adding to the pain is the trauma bond that is created during the course of the relationship. The behavior of an individual with strong psychopathic traits tends to be inconsistent.… Read More »

You Make Me Sick | Abusive Relationships, Domestic Violence, & Health

You Make Me Sick | Abusive Relationships & Health © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form Constant interaction with a callous and emotionally abusive partner is more than psychologically damaging. It can lead to the loss of one of the most valuable gifts we have – Health. The… Read More »

Superficial and Shallow Emotions | It’s Not that Deep

Superficial and Shallow Emotions | It’s Not that Deep Emotions within Psychopathy and Narcissism © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved  Individuals with psychopathy are extremely superficial and therefore, deep connections are not possible for them. It is easy to mistake a psychopath’s intense emotional states, such as rage, obsessiveness, and romantic passion as deep emotion.… Read More »

Blame Shifting | When a Selfish, Callous Partner Tells You ~ ‘It is all your fault’

When a Selfish, Callous Partner Tells You ~ ‘It is all your fault’ Blame Shifting © 2013 Neuroinstincts | All Rights Reserved  For abusive individuals, people who are trusting and forgiving are easier to manipulate than a fellow narcissist or psychopath. This works out perfectly for abusers as they nearly always use blame shifting as a solution to interpersonal… Read More »

The Missing Pieces of a Psychopathic Relationship | Emotional Deficiencies

The Missing Pieces of a Psychopathic Relationship | Emotional Deficiencies © 2013 NeuroInstincts | All Rights Reserved | No Unauthorized Reproduction Permitted in any form Having love and a special person to go through life with is important and desired by most emotionally healthy human beings. That’s why it’s vital that our intimate partner is safe, moral,… Read More »

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