That's because truly narcissistic people don't see the character trait as a flaw and are more than willing to admit to it, say researchers...
Read More Any ‘diagnosis’ including the word ‘Disorder’ sounds scary, and to be told that you have a ‘Borderline Personality’ sounds as major league as Schizophrenia. Read More Judging from email questions I have received, many readers are somewhat confused about the differences between people who are narcissistic versus those who have a narcissistic personality disorder.
Some pedophiles limit their behaviors to exposing themselves or masturbating in front of the child, or fondling or undressing the child, but without genital contact.
Others, however, compel the child to participate in oral sex or full genital intercourse.
In some cases, pedophiles who are attracted to children within their extended family may offer to baby-sit for their relatives.Some regard pedophilia as the result of a distorted need to dominate a sexual partner.Since children are smaller and usually weaker than adults, they may be regarded as nonthreatening potential partners.Pedophilia is defined by mental health professionals as a mental disorder, but the American legal system defines acting on a pedophilic urge as a criminal act.The focus of pedophilia is sexual activity with a child.They often have good interpersonal skills with children and can easily gain the children's trust.