t should come as a shock to no one that narcissists have a pervasive need to control people and circumstances, and in this episode Dr. Les Carter describes how it plays out. But as you pull back and reflect upon the effectiveness of a controlling approach to relationships, you can quickly conclude…it doesn’t work. Control is an illusion. Even as narcissists seem to score “victories” in their efforts to control, over time, their influence wanes greatly. Simply put, most people who are on the receiving end of a narcissist’s controlling agenda eventually seek the exit. So what if you decided not to participate in the narcissist’s control illusion? What would that look like? Join us as we zero in on practical ways to unhook from a narcissist’s ill-advised strategy of control. There is a much better path that you can take.

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