Parenting, Co-Parenting and the Role of Validation with a Narcissist

Tony tackles the topic of co-parenting with a narcissist or emotionally immature spouse/ex-spouse. He discusses the significance of a child’s reliance on external validation from a parent and what that looks like when couples stay together purely for the children. And he breaks down the article “How a Narcissistic Co-Parent Can Manipulate Your Child,” by Erin Leonard Ph.D. And Tony shares a poem from a person who is on the path of healing from parental narcissistic abuse. Go to to sign up for Tony’s “Magnetize Your Marriage” virtual workshop. The cost is only $19. You’ll learn the top 3 things you can do NOW to create a Magnetic Marriage. 

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