Addicted, dysfunctional and chaotic families are a breeding ground for perfectionism. Therapists and addictions counselors often talk about alcoholism (or any addiction) as a family disease because it effects everyone in the family.
You Don’t Outgrow the Effects of an Alcoholic Parent
When it comes to the children of addicts, there is often more attention focused on the negative statistics that highlight how they have an allegedly greater likelihood of being inclined to dabble with substances later in life themselves.
I didn't cause it. I can't control it. I can't cure it but I won't condone it print INSTANT DOWNLOAD Printable
Adult Children of Alcoholics--How To Stop The Insanity by Lisa A Romano Life Coach Self Help Podcasts - ACOA's don't recognize that their need to be validated is so strong--that they sometimes seek to control others through care-taking for them--t