What are the signs of a compulsive liar?
Compulsive liars make up stories that a dramatic, detailed, and inconsistent.
Stories told by pathological liars portray themselves as a hero or a victim
Compulsive liars are creative, eloquent, and always want to win arguments
What makes someone a compulsive liar?
People become compulsive liars due to different brain structures and also dysfunctions of the central nervous system
Compulsive lying also happens due to depression, substance abuse, and childhood trauma
How do you deal with a pathological liar?
The best way to deal with pathological liars is by staying calm and showing kindness
Don’t accuse the compulsive liar and don’t encourage him from continuing with his stories
Ask the compulsive liar to seek medical help
Can a compulsive liar change?
The first step is to make the pathological liar to admit to the issue so that he cooperates during treatment
Treatment usually includes both psychotherapy and also medication
Psychotherapy involves group or individual sessions and even couple sessions