11 Typical Narcissistic Parent Interractional Behaviors with Their Children (How narcissistic parents talk to children when the child expresses the need to be cared for or not be used or verbally abused): You're so dramatic;
Children of Narcissistic parents are perfect sources of supply. They are no better thought of, they come in handy when supply is scarce and just like everyone in close proximity to the Narcissist, they are idealized, manipulated and stonewalled when.
Time-outs are used to punish and shame, but a calm-down helps kids deal with intense emotions. Calm-downs are a healthy and positive discipline approach for both parents and children. Love this guide for parents! Click the pin for free samples!
A big part of what we do with children is teach them safe and appropriate ways to cope and express themselves. This can help provide concrete examples during times when it is difficult to "find" a coping skill.