Highly sensitive people can be more susceptible to gaslighting and manipulation. Authors of the new book, The Clinician’s Guide to Treating Adult Children of Narcissists, describe why this is the case, and offer a free worksheet to help clients and therapists differentiate between gaslighting or simply experiencing a variance between how two or more people perceive something.


Amy Kempe, MS, LPC, NCC, CSAT, is a co-owner and founder of a healthcare practice focused on trauma-informed, complete medical health, mental health, nutrition, and fitness. Previously, she ran a successful private practice specializing in narcissistic abuse recovery and complex PTSD. Amy is also a certified sex addition therapist and is trained in IFS, Brainspotting, and EMDR. She earned her master’s degree from Villanova University. Through her years of practice, personal exposure, and education, Amy has gained a wealth of experience supporting adult children of narcissists in healing and recovering from abusive relationships.