Oct 19, 2020 in Life Coaching
Dealing with a selfish person can be difficult.
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How do I fix a marriage after cheating??
My husband of 5 years has cheated on me. I'm heartbroken. Can I fix our marriage?? Is there hope for us?? Will things get better? Please help
We both have insecurities and trust issues due to past relationships... So, there's the back and forth accusations, yelling, name calling, etc. We are both extremely jealous and have no communication skills. We love each other but sometimes Love isn't enough to make someone understand that you aren't going to hurt them. How can we help each other overcome these issues?
Am I over reacting? Am I the one in the wrong no him
Ok I've been with my boyfriend for 3 years now and he denied cheating on me but everything points to the opposite he's gone to spend the night with his baby moma and her kids in a hotel he rated me put to her when I called the cops on her for her vandalizing my car he would defend her when I would bring thing up about her and he has a video of her playing with her self am I wrong for being mad?
Idk what to do
My boyfriend and I have been fighting because he found some old messages that I had when we started going out, the messages are not bad the conversations where just like hi and bye kind of thing but because I told him I wasn't talking to anyone he's mad but da whole time he was still hanging out with his baby momma behind my back and he would delete all his messages to her so I wouldn't see them
Lost and confused at a crossroads
My boyfriend and I have been together for seven years now. We have had a very tumultuous relationship both of us have hurt each other very much on each parts. But he’s done a lot more wrong it has no accountability. But my question is how do you handle it because anytime I try to talk to him about anything he automatically yells at me, deflects, accuse me of cheating. How do you go about handling
How can I get my teen to confide in me
I've been trying to get my son to confide in me about why he is feeling so depressed. He is 15 years old and a very good teen but have no idea why he is so withdrawn and quiet. Please help me I cant bear to see him like this
What do I do?
I'm not sure what to do. Recently separated mom with 2 young girls and pregnant with my 3rd.
I took my son's Ipad away because I'm at my wit's end with him.
He is so addicted and doesn’t want to do anything else. Can anyone tell me whether I did the right thing or am I being too harsh?
It's 3 y I divorced and we have shared custody of 2 lovely kids. Any advice on how to make them understand that divorced parents is ok?
What should I do?
My son is acting out in school and giving people the middle finger and running around and hitting when he is restrained and he also has speech apraxia and may have ADHD
Selfishness is behavior driven by self-preservation over collective preservation. You can find a Life Coach on WikiExpert and with professional help, you can identify selfish traits in a person. This behavior exists in all human life units, from family to work and friends - not to mention among complete strangers.
Four give away signs of a selfish person.
Before dealing with a selfish person, however, it's important to first ensure they're not a narcissist.
A selfish person is a self-absorbed person who may not be narcissistic. But a narcissist is definitely a selfish person who takes it a step further to consciously hurt others. It’s important to make the distinction because the word narcissist is thrown around a lot when defining poor selfish choices, and entails a whole different set of behavioral factors.
With that out of the way, here are some clear giveaways of a selfish person.
Excessive concern with oneself.
When a partner or loved one takes more than they give in a relationship, platonic or romantic, they’re being selfish. They believe you need them more than they need you.
They will manipulate all outcomes to favor them. To achieve this they may use emotional blackmail, abuse, and controlling behavior.
A selfish person finds it hard to give or share with others. For example, when they say “if I can’t have you/it, no one else can” that is not a sign of love, it is a sign of selfishness.
Fear of failure.
Selfish people thrive on praise. As such, they can’t venture to try new endeavors. If they do so there is always a scapegoat to blame should things go south.
Tips on how to deal with selfish people.
Point it out.
Simply put-call them out. An upfront “I'm sorry, but you're being very selfish at the moment" is a sudden and jarring way to inspire the person to take a long hard look at what they're doing.
Focus on yourself.
Focusing on yourself starves the selfish person of the attention or waves they like to create with their behavior.
How to find a Life Coach.
The best person to make lasting changes in a perennially selfish individual is a trained professional. If it's a partner, consider online life coaching together to get tips and guidance on how to deal with each other. You can find a Life Coach on WikiExpert and engage in video sessions from the comfort of your home. You don't need to search for "Life near me" or "find a Life Coach near me". Don't go for the closest, go for the best!