In this episode of the Psych Central Show, hosts Gabe and Vincent have a candid discussion about narcissists with Ramani Durvasula, PhD. In this information-packed interview, she gives the harsh truth about narcissists, including addressing the questions: What’s the difference between narcissism and self-confidence? Can women be narcissists? Are there more narcissists today than in the past? What happens when two narcissists are in a relationship? And, of course, Why does the narcissist always get the girl?

Listen as Our Hosts Discuss Why the Narcissist Always Gets the Girl

“When you live in a capitalist economy, the more you’re willing to throw people under the bus, the more money you’re gonna make – and narcissists are always willing to throw people under the bus.” ~ Dr. Ramani Durvasula

“Dr. Ramani” is a licensed clinical psychologist and Professor of Psychology, and is also the author of the book, Should I Stay or Should I Go?: Surviving a Narcissistic Relationship.

This podcast originally appeared on PsychCentral as, “Podcast: Why the Narcissist Always Gets the Girl.

About The Psych Central Show Podcast

The Psych Central Show is an interesting, in-depth weekly podcast that looks into all things mental health and psychology. Hosted by Gabe Howard and featuring Vincent M. Wales.

Gabe Howard
 is an award-winning writer and speaker who lives with bipolar and anxiety disorders. In addition to hosting The Psych Central Show, Gabe is an associate editor for Gabe is a prolific writer and his work can be found all over the internet. He also runs an online Facebook community, The Positive Depression/Bipolar Happy Place, and invites you to join.



Vincent M. Wales is a former suicide prevention counselor who lives with persistent depressive disorder. In addition to co-hosting The Psych Central Show, Vincent is the author of several award-winning novels and the creator of costumed hero Dynamistress. Visit his websites at and


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