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Dealing with Narcissism Diploma Course

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What Will You Learn?

There are many different types of narcissist but you will have come across them in life – you may work for someone with narcissistic traits, you may be married to a narcissist. This course has been created to help you recognise narcissism, avoid emotional manipulation, deal with narcissism, and recover from narcissistic or damaging relationships.

Following an introduction to what emotional and domestic abuse are, the course focuses on what a narcissist is, how to identify them, behavioural warning signs and how they may make you feel. You’ll learn about eight types of narcissist and their modus operandi and explore the essential concepts of narcissistic supply and love bombing.

You’ll learn about the manipulation techniques narcissists use on a daily basis – gaslighting and projection, coercive control, hoovering, triangulation, and flying monkeys – as well as the phrases they may use.

We’ll consider how emotional and narcissistic abuse impacts an individual’s mental health, self-esteem, sense of self, cognitive functioning and emotional regulation. We’ll also explore narcissism in the workplace.

The course will increase your awareness of narcissism, and explain how to protect yourself from narcissists and safely end a relationship with them, along with looking at options for therapy and things you can do to help yourself, if therapy isn’t an option.

By studying this course, you will:

  • Be able to recognise narcissistic traits
  • Understand the techniques narcissists use to manipulate others
  • Explore the impact that emotional and narcissistic abuse has
  • Learn techniques to deal with narcissists
  • Discover how to recover from a narcissistic relationship
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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

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  • Introduction
  • Part 1: What is Emotional Abuse?
  • Part 2: What is Narcissistic Personality Disorder?
  • Part 3: Other Types of Damaging Relationships
  • Module 1 Assessment
  • Part 1: The Profile of a Narcissist
  • Part 2: Types of Narcissists
  • Module 2 Assessment
  • Part 1: Warning Signs
  • Part 2: Narcissistic Supply
  • Part 3: Love Bombing: The Early Stages of a Relationship with a Narcissist
  • Part 4: Causes of Narcissism
  • Part 5: Is There a Cure?
  • Module 3 Assessment
  • Part 1: Gaslighting
  • Part 2: Projection
  • Module 4 Assessment
  • Part 1: Coercive Control
  • Part 2: Hoovering
  • Part 3: How Narcissists Use Others Against You
  • Part 4: Other Forms of Narcissistic Manipulation
  • Module 5 Assessment
  • Part 1: Mental Health
  • Part 2: Self-Esteem and Sense of Self
  • Part 3: Cognitive Functioning and Emotional Regulation
  • Part 4: Other Effects
  • Module 6 Assessment
  • Part 1: Awareness
  • Part 2: Grey Rock
  • Module 7 Assessment
  • Part 1: What Not to Do
  • Part 2: Re-Establish Boundaries
  • Part 3: No Contact
  • Part 4: Develop an Escape Plan
  • Part 5: Managing and Ending Relationships with Each Narcissistic Type
  • Module 8 Assessment
  • Part 1: Key Concepts
  • Part 2: Recognising Narcissists in the Workplace
  • Part 3: Coping Strategies
  • Module 9 Assessment
  • Part 1: Therapy for Narcissistic Abuse
  • Part 2: Therapy for PTSD and Complex PTSD
  • Part 3: Self-Care, Self-Esteem and Finding Yourself
  • Conclusion
  • Module 10 Assessment
Who Would Benefit from This Course?

If you intend to study the Dealing with Narcissism Diploma Course for personal reasons, you’ll learn how to identify the manipulation techniques employed by narcissists and how to protect yourself or others from them.

If you are studying from a general interest or academic perspective, the course will help you get into the narcissistic mind and understand the effects narcissism has on victims of abuse.

Following the course, you could go on to learn about specific types of narcissism or undergo formal training to help victims of domestic abuse.

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The Dealing with Narcissism Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete, working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace.

This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

This course is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme. Therefore, upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £25).

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through their awarding organisations they have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. They are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Their knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables them to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

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Dealing with Narcissism Diploma Course
Dealing with Narcissism Diploma Course
Dealing with Narcissism Diploma Course
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