Jul 9, - Adult children of narcissists suffer terribly in life and work, but most don't have a clue why. Mar 7, - Adult Children of Narcissists Face Trauma-Induced Health Risks. Narcissistic Personality Disorder. Parents with Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) fundamentally lack empathy and compassion and are incapable of unconditional love. The Cult of Narcissism. The Toll of Consistently High Stress Levels. Hope for ACoNs.