Recognising Gaslighting Tactics, Phrases and Stages
In this video Darren Magee outlines the stages of gaslighting, and looks at the common and not so common tactics gaslighters use. Gaslighting is a term for a form of psychological and emotional abuse, commonly associated with narcissists. It is a way of gaining control over someone by having them doubt themselves and their own sense of reality. Tactics include misdirection, denial, using word salad to create confusion and crazy making.Just a reminder, this video is for educational purposes only. It isn't a substitute for support from a mental health professional, nor a tool to be used to diagnose someone.