Narcissistic abuse is devastating. Any and all of it. Narcissists have no idea what healthy love is.
Y ou're a strong, competent woman, and you should be respected for the work you do and the results you bring to your lab. And yet, time and time again, your interactions with one particular male, often the "guy in charge," leave you with a bad feeling. There's friction there, and you're not sure why. Lots of men--myself included--have occasional problems getting along with women and men, too.