NEUTRALIZING NARCISSISM

Guilt-Tripping: Understanding the Manipulative Tactic

How Narcissists use guilt to control and exploit others

Mark Randall Havens
3 min readJan 17, 2023

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Guilt-tripping is a common tactic used by narcissists to manipulate and control others. In this article, we will explore the different ways narcissists use guilt, the consequences of falling victim to this tactic, and how to protect yourself. Photo by Francisco Gonzalez on Unsplash.

Have you ever felt guilty for something you knew you didn’t do? Or felt compelled to do something you didn’t want to do because someone made you feel guilty? If so, you may have fallen victim to the manipulative

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Mark Randall Havens

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