Do I Matter? I Know I Do, But I Don’t Always Feel Like I Do

Grant H Brenner
7 min readDec 21, 2022

Feeling exposed and insignificant is different from not mattering at all, especially when pathological narcissism is a factor.

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With narcissism, it’s perhaps not so much whether you matter as whether you “anti-matter”, according to penetrating new research. Not to fear, it has…

Grant H Brenner

Psychiatrist, Psychoanalyst, Entrepreneur, Writer, Speaker, Disaster Responder, Advocate, Photographer