Characteristics of Addiction Co-Dependence
Co-Dependence is often the silent partner of the addictive relationship. There are several characteristics of addiction including denial, compliance and control. With the proper help, recovery is possible.
Shallowhorn, K. (2012, August 29). Characteristics of Addiction Co-Dependence, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2023, March 26 from https://www.healthyplace.com/blogs/debunkingaddiction/2012/08/characteristics-of-addiction-co-dependence
Author: Karl Shallowhorn, MS, CASAC
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