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, LPC, NCC, CSAT, is the owner and founder of a private practice specializing in narcissistic abuse recovery and complex post-traumatic stress disorder.  She is also a certified sex addiction therapist and works with individuals and couples suffering from out-of-control sexual behaviors.  Amy has a wealth of experience supporting adult children of narcissists in healing and recovering from their abusive relationships.  She earned her master's degree from Villanova University and is trained in Internal Family Systems, Brainspotting, and EMDR.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Amy Kempe is the owner of Authentic Life Therapy. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. and receives royalties as a published author. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Amy Kempe has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.