Stalker Traits

According to End Stalking in America Inc., stalkers refuse to accept no for an answer and tend to display an obsessive personality. Other characteristics may include:

  • Jealousy
  • Narcissistic
  • Compulsive
  • Falls “instantly” in love
  • Manipulative
  • Does not take responsibility for own feelings or actions
  • Needs to have control over others
  • Socially awkward or uncomfortable
  • Views self as a victim of society, family and others
  • Unable to take “no” for an answer
  • Deceptive
  • Often switches between rage and “love”
  • Difficulty distinguishing between fantasy and reality
  • Sense of entitlement (“You owe me.”)
  • Unable to cope with rejection
  • Dependent on others for sense of “self”
  • Views his or her problems as someone else’s fault
  • May be of above average intelligence

Source: End Stalking in America Inc.