Posted in Parental Alienation & Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Would a narcissist father have an enmeshed relationship with his daughter?

Yes. She could also replace narcissist’s wife and this is the worst kind of abuse, it’s a kind of sexual abuse (even if it’s not physical). Often the daughter develops a specific affection for the father with a correspondingly jealous attitude toward the mother. This is the so-called “Electra Complex”.

It happens when the narcissistic father is possessive and over-involved.

The narcissistic father sees the daughter as an extension of himself. His affection for the daughter is there because she is a part of him, and she admires him. This admiration reinforces the narcissistic father’s behavior…



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