Codependency

Relationship Codependency: The White Knight Syndrome

Relationship Codependency The White Knight Syndrome Written by Randi Fine Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Relationship codependency is often referred to as the “White Knight” syndrome, because codependent people tend to be rescuers. Roughly 100 million Americans suffer from this emotional disorder. In general terms, codependency is the relationship that exists between …

Relationship Codependency: The White Knight Syndrome Read More »

Personal Boundaries Build Healthy Relationships

Personal Boundaries Building Healthy Relationships Written by Randi Fine Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine How healthy are your personal boundaries? If that question is difficult for you to answer, you are not alone. Many people suffer from emotional pain and toxic relationships, symptoms of undefined personal boundaries, but do not recognize the …

Personal Boundaries Build Healthy Relationships Read More »

Unhealthy Relationship Codependency

Unhealthy Relationship Codependency  Recognizing and Healing From Codependency   Written by Randi Fine Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Unhealthy relationship codependency is a disorder that develops over time. Dysfunctional childhood patterns that interfere with the person’s ability to form healthy relationships lie dormant for many years; the problem only surfaces once the person begins to experience …

Unhealthy Relationship Codependency Read More »

Image of book Cliffedge Road

Cliffedge Road Video

Cliffedge Road Video Book Trailer Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Cliffedge Road is a brutally honest, gripping autobiographical account of Randi Fine’s bizarre life growing up with a narcissistic mother and the pattern of adult trauma it caused. This book explains why Randi Fine is so deeply passionate about the work she …

Cliffedge Road Video Read More »

Emotional Boundaries Prevent Abuse

Emotional Boundaries Narcissistic Abuse Awareness and Guidance with Randi Fine Written by Randi Fine How important are emotional boundaries in your interpersonal relationships? You may not know what the term “boundaries” means in that context or whether the emotional boundaries in your life are healthy or not.  That’s not uncommon. Many suffer life long emotional …

Emotional Boundaries Prevent Abuse Read More »

Twenty Questions Identify Codependency Issues

Codependency Quiz Is Codependency a Problem in Your Life and Relationships Written by Randi Fine, Narcissistic Abuse Counselor Take The Quiz To find out if you are suffering from relationship codependency, please answer yes or no to the following twenty questions: Do you put others’ feelings, desires and needs before your own? Are you drawn …

Twenty Questions Identify Codependency Issues Read More »

What It Means When a Narcissist Says “I Love You”

What It Means When a Narcissist Says “I Love You” Written by Athena Staik, Ph.D. Dear Codependent Partner, What I’m about to say is not something I’d ever say or admit (to you), because to do so would end the winner-takes-all-game that is my main source of pleasure in life — one that effectively keeps you carrying my load in …

What It Means When a Narcissist Says “I Love You” Read More »

Emotional Relationship Boundaries

The Importance of Establishing Boundaries in Emotional Relationships This article written by John Stibbs came from the website Hidden Hurt, a UK site devoted to domestic abuse.  With his kind permission I offer it to you. A successful relationship is composed of two individuals each with a clearly defined sense of her or his own identity. …

Emotional Relationship Boundaries Read More »

Passive Aggressive Behavior is Covert Abuse

Passive Aggressive Behavior: A Form of Covert Abuse Does passive aggressive behavior have a relationship to domestic abuse? by Cathy Meyer from the online journal Live About What do Passive Aggressive behavior and domestic abuse have in common? When someone hits you or yells at you, you know that you’ve been abused. It is obvious …

Passive Aggressive Behavior is Covert Abuse Read More »

Confusion and Disappointment of Love Addiction

Confusion and Disappointment of Love Addiction (Codependency Part One) written by Randi Fine Have you ever believed that you could love someone enough to fix whatever is wrong in their life? Do you have the ability or tendency to deny and rationalize away the obvious truths about the object of your affection, believing that your …

Confusion and Disappointment of Love Addiction Read More »