Instructions: Below is a list of questions that relate to life experiences common among people who have been diagnosed with narcissistic personality disorder. Please read each question carefully, and indicate how often you have experienced the same or similar challenges in the past few months.

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Do you experience an exaggerated sense of self-importance?
Do you expect to be seen as superior to other people?
Do you ever exaggerate your talents or accomplishments?
Do you require constant admiration from others?
Do you engage in fantasies about being successful, powerful, or beautiful?
Do you expect total compliance from others
Do you struggle to recognize the emotions and needs of other people?
Do others perceive you as arrogant or haughty?

How likely are you to exaggerate your achievements or talents?

How likely are you to engage in fantasies of unlimited success or power, brilliance, beauty, or ideal love?

How likely are you to believe that you are you are superior and can only associate with equally special people?

How likely are you to expect special treatment or favors from others?

How likely are you to dismiss the struggles of others as their own fault or signs of weakness or poor work ethic?

How likely are you to dismiss or downplay the feelings and emotional expressions of friends, family members, or romantic partners?

How likely are you to experience heightened jealousy about the success or accomplishments of others?

How likely are you to assume that others are jealous of your talents and success?


 

How likely are you to insist on having the best of everything (office, car, home, etc.)?

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If you think you or someone you care about may be suffering from Narcissistic Personality Disorder or any other mental health condition, PsyCom.net strongly recommends that you seek help from a mental health professional in order to receive a proper diagnosis and support. For those in crisis, we have compiled a list of resources (some even offer free or low-cost support) where you may be able to find additional help at: https://www.psycom.net/get-help-mental-health.​

Last Updated: Jul 13, 2020