Online dating stalker
According to the National Center for Victims of Crime, 370,000 men are stalked annually -- one in 45 men.More than 1 million women are stalked every year; about one in every 12 women will be stalked in her lifetime."There's also a narcissistic personality disorder and very low self-esteem.The stalker feels that they're the most important person in the world." Many people stalk someone they have only met briefly -- someone they don't really know, or barely know.Psychiatrists have developed several stalker profiles: You would never guess all this while dating the person, says John Moore, a licensed professional counselor in Chicago and author of Confusing Love With Obsession. The stalker may believe that the victim is in love with him or her."The stalker is usually an isolated and shy person, one who lives alone, lacks any type of important intimate relationship -- not just sexual, but friends or family, too," Moore tells Web MD.