Narcissistic Depression: Signs, Risk Factors & Treatment
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Primary Changes: Updated for readability and clarity. Reviewed and added relevant resources. Added “What Is Narcissism?” and “What Is Depression?”. New material written by Silvi Saxena, MBA, MSW, LSW, CCTP, OSW-C and reviewed by Dena Westphalen, PharmD.
Author: Brooke Schwartz, LCSW
Reviewer: Trishanna Sookdeo, MD, MPH, FAAFP