codependence

Codependency and addiction recovery

Codependency and addiction recovery

Obsessive Thinking in Codependency and addiction recovery You may find you spend hours each day, or lie awake at night, worrying about your situation.  This may take the form of fantasies in which drinking becomes physically impossible for the alcoholic, or you may scheme about techniques to avoid drinking situations.  Or you may rehearse your lecture to the addict.  You may torture yourself worrying where that person is, and with whom. You are afraid the addict will get killed on the…

0
Read More
What is enabling

WHAT IS ENABLING?

WHEN HELPING BECOMES HARMFUL         “Enabling an addict can be a difficult habit to break. For the addict to realize the consequences of their behavior, their loved ones must stop enabling drug abuse. Thus, addiction is a family disease. This is sometimes the only way an addict will ever truly recover” What is enabling? You can hardly be involved with an alcoholic/addict these days without hearing the term ‘enabling’.  What is enabling then and What does this mean?  Simply that…

0
Read More