Narcissists Brains Are Different Than Yours (How and What It Means)

Today, we’re talking about How a Narcissist’s Brain is Different Than Everyone Else’s. Regardless of the neurology of it all, narcissists are known to lack empathy, especially those who would be classified as having NPD (narcissistic personality disorder) if they’d ever give anyone the chance to diagnose them officially. But according to research, people with narcissistic personality disorder have less gray matter in the left anterior insula, the part of the brain linked to empathy. I’ll explain the neuroscience of it all in this video exactly what that means and how it’s related to the idea that maybe narcissists are incapable of change. By Angela Atkinson