Tag Archives: Narcissistic mother

I’m the Daughter of a Narcissistic Mother

I’m a wife and mother, an educator, a bit of a craft nerd, tree hugger, dog lover, and I’ve recently discovered that I’m the daughter of a narcissistic mother. Welcome to my channel where I will combine Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) format with the sharing of my story of what it was/is like being… Read More »

Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers – We Ignore Our Feelings

As a way to cope with being the child of a narcissist we learn to ignore our own feelings. pokingholesblog.com Disclaimer: I am not a mental health professional nor am I an academic expert on Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) or complex post traumatic stress disorder (CPTSD). I am here to share my story, both past… Read More »

Narcissistic Parents: Infantilization

Infantilization is defined as the act of infantilizing, the act of prolonging an infantile state in a person by treating them as an infant. (Collins Dictionary) Nearly all narcissistic parents infantilize their children. They do this to stop their children’s growing independence, which threatens their role of being an extension of their patents, and not… Read More »

CPTSD: My Inner Critic

Did you know that a vicious inner critic is a distinguishing characteristic/trait of cptsd? This is my story. I encourage you to tell your story. Share what happened to you, and let’s spread awareness about NPD and CPTSD and let’s help to end the stigma surrounding mental illness. Resources: Pete Walker’s book, “Complex PTSD: From… Read More »

My Narcissistic Mother 4

Growing up with a narcissistic mother. My memories from ages 5 to 10. ♥ My BLOG http://www.pokingholesblog.com Disclaimer: I am not a mental health professional nor am I an academic expert on Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) or complex post traumatic stress disorder (CPTSD). I am here to share my story, both past and present, as… Read More »

For Sinead

Sinead O’Connor expressed deep turmoil in her recent Facebook video from August 2017. Subsequently, her interview with Dr. Phil will be televised very soon. Sinead is struggling with emotional pain that is directly connected to chronic abuse from childhood. Sinead O’Connor’s Facebook Vlog: ‘Fire on Babylon’ Music Video (1994): Source: Youtube

Golden Child Sister Sold Family Home

This is my first attempt at doing a vlog. Basically, what you see on the thumbnail is talked about in this video. Disclaimer: I am not a mental health professional nor am I an academic expert on Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) or complex post traumatic stress disorder (CPTSD). I am here to share my story,… Read More »

CPTSD: On Being Silenced By My Narcissistic Mother

https://pokingholesblog.com/2017/07/19/on-being-silenced/ Disclaimer: I am not a mental health professional nor am I an academic expert on Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) or complex post traumatic stress disorder (CPTSD). I am here to share my story, both past and present, as I continue on a journey of awakening and recovery from CPTSD. ♥ My BLOG http://www.pokingholesblog.com FIND… Read More »

CPTSD: How the Inner Critic Develops

in this video I discuss my understanding of how and why the inner critic develops in children that have endured abuse and neglect in childhood and have developed CPTSD. Resources: Pete Walker’s book: “Complex PTSD: From Surviving to Thriving” pete-walker.com Disclaimer: I am not a mental health professional nor am I an academic expert on… Read More »