Tagged: toxic relationships


Why It’s So Hard For Codependents To Set Boundaries

By Marlena Tillhon, MSc. One of the hallmarks of healthy relating is open communication which includes setting boundaries. This is something many codependents struggle with that further hampers their success in relationships. While I...


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...


Embrace Being Alone to Heal Your Codependency

By Susan Ball, Abuse Recovery Expert. Why did I keep putting up with abusive, unhealthy, toxic relationships with friends, family, and intimate partners? Because I was heavily codependent. Scared to death of being abandoned....