Tag Archives: codependency

Falling Off The Path – Untreated Alcoholism/Addiction

Over the course of my 4 years in recovery I have gone through several ‘dry’ periods.  For those who are unsure what that means, it means I lose focus on my spiritual path, I become irritable, resentful and not at all … Continue reading

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Reliance on Mentors in Recovery

  In 12 step recovery we learn that we must rely on a higher power to get over our addictions. This means that we are no longer relying on self-will. We should stop trying to control the addiction or the … Continue reading

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10 Signs That you May Be Codependent

Someone on my other website requested more information about codependency. Codependency is much harder to recognize than most other addictions. Here’s a really simplistic description: Codependents have a hard time loving themselves so they need others to fill that void … Continue reading

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The First Life Lesson I Learned In Recovery

No enemy is worse than bad advice. Sophocles   Don’t take relationship advice. People love to give advice.  I have had so many people tell me that I should leave my partner and do this or do that.  What they … Continue reading

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A problem in my 12 step community-It doesn’t work without unity people!!

I was talking to a friend the other day who has been struggling with addiction to prescription drugs and he mad a comment about the the 12 step group that I got sober in.  It was something along the lines … Continue reading

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