December 4, 2015 What is a sociopath, you may be wondering? Sociopaths are more than what you see on the news. They can be more than that and are all around you, disguised as your family members, friends, colleagues, and even someone you consider your soul mate.
Created with Sketch. The impact of these relationships can last for years, if not forever. Most people have never romantically encountered someone with traits of psychopathy in their past. Not Always When we love someone we try to help or even heal their short-comings.
It was only after I left that I came to terms that my charismatic free-spirited significant other was hiding a lot of dark secrets, and using a smorgasbord of gaslighting, manipulation, and lies to keep me from learning the truth. So I had to dig deep in order to move on. That meant coupling self-care sup hot baths? But now I had to re-learn how may brain works. What actions could I take to shake off the extended period of lies and confusions and regain my sense of self?