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About Dr. George Simon

Dr. George Simon is the leading expert on manipulators and other disturbed characters.

He earned his degree in clinical psychology at Texas Tech University and has studied disturbed and disordered characters of all types for over forty years. Dr. Simon is not only an author, but also a public speaker, consultant, professional trainer and composer who has appeared on numerous national, regional and local television and radio programs.

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Falling Under and Getting Out from Under a Spell

May 15, 2024 · 1 comment

Falling under a spell is a real phenomenon, possessing elements of gaslighting and hypnosis, and can happen actively or passively.


Character Matters Live Broadcast May 1

April 17, 2024 · 0 comments

Character Matters will be broadcast live on 5-1-24 at 10am CDT. Join the conversation from any computer or smart device via this link: https://streamyard.com/i4y22cn4eu.


Distorted Self Appraisal and Narcissism

April 3, 2024 · 1 comment

Distorted self appraisal is a cardinal feature of narcissism. But grandiosity isn't always a compensation for underlying feelings of low self-worth.