Many women with narcissistic mothers struggle with anxiety, self-doubt, guilt, and setting boundaries. They feel alone with their problem. In this class you will learn why you feel this way, based on the latest research on narcissism. Although this is not a therapy group, you will learn strategies to feel more calm, confident, and in control based on the instructor’s years of working with women with narcissistic mothers. You will learn about the power of listening to your inner voice and turning down the volume on the critical one that plays in your head through guided imagery, written exercises, and discussion.
Stephanie M. Kriesberg, Psy.D. is a licensed psychologist with 25 years’ experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Kriesberg specializes in the treatment of women with narcissistic mothers. She writes on this topic for the Triumph, the women’s newsletter of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. Dr. Kriesberg has a private practice in Concord, Massachusetts.