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The Scapegoat And The Golden Child: Why Do Narcissistic Parents Assign Roles To Their Children?

The truth behind narcissistic family roles.

Photo by Cody Board on Unsplash

If you grew up in a narcissistic family, you know very well that every family member plays a specific role.

More often than not, there’s the enabler parent, the golden child, and the scapegoat (when there’s…

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