Dating a man with narcissistic personality disorder
(Norepinephrine belongs to this group of neurotransmitters.) DEVELOPMENTAL CAUSES.
The personality disorders which comprise Cluster B include histrionic, antisocial, borderline, and narcissistic.
Later psychoanalysts considered the oral phase, Freud's first stage of psychosexual development, to be a more important determinant of HPD.
Most psychoanalysts agree that a traumatic childhood contributes towards the development of HPD.
For example, research suggests that seductiveness may be employed more often by a young adult than by an older one.
To impress others, older adults with HPD may shift their strategy from sexual seductiveness to a paternal or maternal seductiveness.