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What will happen if a person has "narcissistic personality disorder" and doesn't seek professional help?

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Dr. Lawrence Smith
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: Several Difficulties

Depending on the severity of symptoms, the person may encounter unnecessary relationship, work, and family problems along with possible alcohol or other drug dependence.
People with narcissistic personality disorder may overreact to criticism, take advantage of other people, have unreasonable expectations of favorable treatment by others while disregarding their feelings.

In brief: Several Difficulties

Depending on the severity of symptoms, the person may encounter unnecessary relationship, work, and family problems along with possible alcohol or other drug dependence.
People with narcissistic personality disorder may overreact to criticism, take advantage of other people, have unreasonable expectations of favorable treatment by others while disregarding their feelings.
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