How to Talk to a Narcissist 2nd Edn

HTN 2nd edn 2020How to Talk to a Narcissist, 2nd edition - just released!

Hardcover, Taylor and Francis, 2019, ISBN 9780815382065

In this second edition of her ground-breaking book, Dr. Joan Lachkar addresses the ever-changing faces and phases of narcissism within the context of marital therapy and discusses the new developments in the treatment of individual and marital conflict. The new chapters, case illustrations, and updated treatment sequences are invaluable to both beginning and experienced clinicians. This edition is an essential text for every marital therapist, offering a higher level of understanding of marital pathology within the framework of our changing world.

This book focuses on the theoretical aspects, the psychodynamics, defense mechanism within the spectrum of communication styles, as it introduces a new language, The Language of Empathology in addressing patients with narcissistic pathology and The Language of Dialectics for the borderline - a common partner they often choose.

Designed to be a useful guide, the book is a practical guide recommended to all clinicians and has many
useful applications for organizations, universities, business, clinics, graduate courses, analytic training institutes.



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Dr. Lachkar is the author of numerous published books and articles including The Narcissistic / Borderline Couple, How to talk to a Narcissist, How to Talk to a Borderline, Courts Beware of the Borderline, and Common Complaints that Bring Couples into Therapy. For more, visit our Books section for more details and to order.