Entitlement/Grandiosity

Entitlement/Grandiosity

"I’m better than everyone
else, and the sooner they
realize that, the easier this
will be."

  family origin  

Indulgent

Domain III

Impaired Limits

The expectation that one is not required to respect the boundaries or rights of others, or that one is unable to meet realistic goals.

  maladaptive coping 

overcompensation

Gives extravagant gifts or charitable contributions to make up for selfish behavior.

avoidance

Avoids situations in which they cannot excel and stand out.

surrender

Has unequal or uncaring relationships with partners; Behaves selfishly; Disregards needs and feelings of others; Acts superior.

  typical thoughts  

When I want something from others, I don't accept "no" for an answer.

I shouldn't have to follow the normal rules that other people have to follow.

My needs are more important than the needs of others.