Module introduction

By the end of this module, we hope you will be able to:


  • describe the concepts of healthy and pathological narcissism from a developmental perspective


  • recognise clinical features and subgroups of NPD


  • describe common reasons why persons with NPD present to services


  • describe the clinical challenges that arise when working with persons with NPD


  • take a structured approach to the assessment of NPD


  • describe the main recognised treatment approaches for NPD.


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