• Mental Manipulation

  • The Defense Guide Against Persuasion Tactics, Covert Mind Games, and Emotional Control
  • By: Victor Sykes
  • Narrated by: Joe Wosik
  • Length: 3 hrs and 41 mins
  • 4.4 out of 5 stars (18 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Mental manipulation happens every day. In relationships, at work, everywhere. If you don't know how to recognize it and defend against it, you are being exploited and being taken advantage of. I'm sure you've felt that voice in the back of your head when an interaction doesn't feel quite right. Asking yourself if something shady is going on. Do you want to understand what is really happening in these interactions? And do you want to know how to recognize all the times you're being manipulated without even realizing it? If so, then you’ve come to the right place. 

Here’s just a tiny fraction of what you’ll discover:

  • The 24 most common ways that people manipulate you so that you aren't in the dark when these situations arise 
  • The big 18 methods of Emotional Manipulation that are used to control you 
  • The red flags to instantly identify a narcissist 
  • How psychological manipulation is done through words 
  • What you need to do to become immune to the different types of manipulation 
  • The types of positive and acceptable manipulation 
  • How to ultimately cut negative manipulation out of your life and much, much more! 

Take a second to imagine how your life will be when you are no longer vulnerable to being exploited by manipulators. So even if you know little to nothing about manipulation, this audiobook will show you how to become immune to these manipulation tactics. And if you are ready to make your life better by understanding and applying this knowledge, then scroll up and click "add to cart".

©2019 Victor Sykes (P)2019 Victor Sykes

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great information / horrific reading

I read alot on audible. This was by far the worst narration I have ever heard.

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Excellent advice for victims of manipulators

Clear and detailed definitions of various types of manipulators accompanied by solid advice for victims

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Useful

I understood I was manipulated much more than I thought possible. Very useful book to self heal.

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  • TU
  • 04-15-19

An interesting listen

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

For the most part, I really enjoyed this book. Nothing in it was terribly new to me, but that probably comes from being raised in an extremely manipulative (and toxic) family. That said, a lot of what the author speaks about resonated with me. The narration was also done well. If you come from a more "normal" upbringing, there is a lot of useful information here.

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First half great-second half not so much

The explanations and tactics a manipulator uses was very helpful but the second half was just a repeat and only ever spoke if romantic situations. What about when a coworker manipulates the boss against you or others? What if the manipulator is a close relative? Much harder in many ways

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A Real Eye Opener

While I listened I started to recognize all the people in my life that have manipulated me. I saw how I wouldn't recognize it before and would let it happen time after time. Now armed with defence strategies and defence I can confront them head on. I can now have stronger relationships and feel better about myself.

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MENtal MANipulation

Many examples of manipulation. Some obvious, others made me do a, wait a second, that makes sense. I found many useful suggestions. In this audiobook you will learn how to recognize and combat those mind games. I must admit, Joe Wosik did a fantastic narration. He had sarcasm in just the right places. I could listen to his voice for hours. Oh wait I did! I was given this audiobook in exchange for my honest review. Audiobook Boom is a great place to find new talent. Thank you!

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eye-opening!

I didn't realize that I've been subjected to manipulation tactics all this time... Now I know... Time to put up my defenses. This is definitely something everyone should listen to.

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  • Kazuo
  • 10-01-19

helpful guide

Fascinating subject, very interesting. I have learned a lot during the course so far. Easy to follow, good examples given which help with the understanding. I have enjoyed the course and would recommend it to everyone

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  • Bruin.a
  • 10-01-19

effective book

I found the course simple but effective. I would like to recommend this book to all my friends.

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  • Dax
  • 10-01-19

best author

The author is able to explain in a easy and friendly way concepts that could potentially be, hard to understand.

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  • Tiger
  • 09-26-19

GOOD

I’m beginning to practice different mechanisms and have already seen promising results. Every day of work is getting easier now, knowing that I can keep myself from being manipulated.

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  • Veer Singh
  • 09-26-19

Suggested

I was privy to an early edition of this guide, I’ve already read about many helpful ways I can make sure I’m not being pushed around at work.

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  • raihan
  • 09-25-19

informative

All the information you get in this book was so helpful in our life. I will try to follow this book and I will recommend this book.

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  • stib
  • 09-25-19

Very insightful look into a difficult! Exactly as

Very insightful look into a difficult! Exactly as described! Helpful! It Influence People all of us to understand it better. I highly recommend this book!

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  • sunni
  • 09-25-19

just great

I am looking forward to Mental Manipulation! I'm absolutely planning to recommend this book to How to Recognize and Control Manipulation!

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  • suzuki
  • 09-25-19

thank u


This book is very well written and details how to manipulate others. The book contains many valuable information which provides some useful knowledge that help me to control the emotional index as well as improve the relationship between many people in our life. Highly recommend this book.