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The surprisingly positive impact OCD can have on your life

OCD affects about 1.2% of the population. People with the disorder have high levels of anxiety and obsessive thoughts. Stephen Smith, the founder of nOCD, says conquering OCD can teach people some valuable lessons. In fact, people who get treatment can live more successfully than they did prior to the […]
The surprisingly positive impact OCD can have on your life
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The difference between empaths, highly sensitive people, and introverts

There are a few subtle differences between introverts, highly sensitive people, and empaths. HSPs tend to be introverts, but empaths can be anywhere on that spectrum. Not all introverts are highly sensitive people. There are many similarities that link them together, including having empathy and compassion, and needing time alone […]
The difference between empaths, highly sensitive people, and introverts
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The one trait that separates psychopaths from sociopaths

Sociopaths and psychopaths have antisocial personality disorder. This means they have a disregard for others and are exploitative and manipulative. But sociopaths differ from psychopaths. While psychopaths are calm and cool under pressure, sociopaths are more prone to fits of rage. This makes them easier to spot, and less likely […]
The one trait that separates psychopaths from sociopaths
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17 steps to leaving an abusive relationship with a narcissist

Leaving a narcissistic relationship is likely to be one of the hardest things you’ll ever do. Narcissists depend on their supply – the people they emotionally, financially, and psychologically drain. They need someone to abuse and manipulate to fulfil their needs and to constantly prove to themselves they are better, […]
17 steps to leaving an abusive relationship with a narcissist
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Psychopaths have more dreams about sex and murder, according to a new study

Psychopaths have more sexual and aggressive dreams than other people, according to a new study. Previous research has shown how psychopaths live fast and often behave impulsively. This lifestyle may seep into their dreams. But having a lot of dreams about sex and murder doesn’t necessarily mean you have dark […]
Psychopaths have more dreams about sex and murder, according to a new study
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The psychological reasons why some people can’t stop lying

There are several theories for why some people can’t stop lying. Narcissists are often pathological liars, because they simply don’t care about the truth. They prefer to tell lies and gain control over people than be honest. Sometimes, compulsive liars are highly impulsive people who struggle to take the time […]
The psychological reasons why some people can’t stop lying
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