I am capable of affection for those who reflect my own world.“ ~Sylvia Plath Does your mother fail to show any genuine love for you…or empathy? I am, to be blunt and concise, in love only with myself, my puny being with its small inadequate breasts and meager, thin talents.One of the hallmark symptoms of a narcissist is her inability to perceive others as people with needs of their own.Narcissistic mothers are only able to see their children as extensions of herself-little mirrors that reflect back to her.Most critically, he provides parents with concrete steps they can take to protect their kids today, including how to initiate meaningful conversations with their children.” I do not love; I do not love anybody except myself. The trademark of a narcissistic mother is her inability to give love or empathy to her child.
Advanced Seaching No need to sign in to get advanced features. Search by age, trending, most viewers, least, youngest, mature.She values her children only so much as the children can benefit her; she is exceptionally self absorbed, sometimes to the point of grandiosity.A mother with narcissism may demand that her children excel in school and sports for the simple reason that it will make her look like an admirable mother to people outside of the immediate family.It is of no importance to her whether or not the children develop, or even learn, from these achievements as long as her reputation remains intact.Characteristic signs of a narcissistic mother would also include excessive preoccupation with herself and with her self-image.