Study: Empathy in narcissistic personality disorder: From clinical and empirical perspectives.

Ultimately, by recognizing the multifaceted relationship between empathy and narcissism, and moving away from an all or nothing belief that those with NPD simply lack empathy, therapists may better understand narcissistic patients’ behavior and motivational structure. 

By Baskin-Sommers, Arielle; Krusemark, Elizabeth; Ronningstam, Elsa