Tagged: People pleasing

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What Are 12 Step Programs: Myth Vs. Truth

By Michelle Farris, psychotherapist and codependency expert. Even though 12-step programs have been around for almost 90 years, they are still largely misunderstood. You may think you know what 12-step groups are but unless...

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Toxic Codependency – Am I the Narcissist?

By Candace van Dell. Have you ever found yourself in a relationship and asked yourself if YOU are the narcissist?  Many clients have come to me over the years perplexed by this.  They get...

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Breaking Free from the Chains of Self-Sabotage

By Stacy Brookman, Leadership & Resilience Coach. Let’s talk about something we’ve all experienced at some point in our lives: self-sabotage. Yeah, that sneaky little devil that messes with our well-being and throws a...

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How Therapy Can Help Codependency Recovery

By Dr. Nicholas Jenner This method requires a commitment to work on oneself and an acknowledgment that codependency is a problem in relationships. This involves embracing responsibility for change and not shifting it (or...

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Adult Children of Alcoholics and Codependency

All children require a sense of safety and predictability in order to develop a healthy sense of self. One’s self concept can be understood as the cornerstone of life. Every thought, belief, and decision...

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Mindfully Managing Codependency

Your loved one is wreaking havoc to the family system. She’s using substances and lashing out. Things are out of control. But as her family, you want to help her. So, you try to...

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Effects of Codependency in Family

By Yasmin Kerkez Codependency is a common relationship struggle within the family unit. Let’s look deeper into the areas of codependency to really understand what behavioral patterns exist – so that we can then...