12 Articles by Nafeesah Allen, Ph.D.
Nafeesah Allen, Ph.D.
Do you know your "Big Five" personality traits?
This type of narcissist is harder to spot but can be just as toxic to be around.
Anger is a normal human emotion, but when it starts to cause harm to ourselves or our relationships, it's important to take a step back and assess.
Send this to a soon-to-be dad in your life!
These are not just flippant labels to throw around.
Meet the narcissist's lesser-known cousin: the Machiavellian.
Abandonment issues may be triggered by grief from losing a loved one, a romantic relationship, or even a job.
If the relationship is all about the other person, that's not a good sign.
Sympathy is internally directed, while empathy is outwardly directed.
Sometimes insecurities run deeper.
From infidelity to institutional harm, breaches of trust can have long-term mental health consequences.
Here's how to know if someone is manipulating you.