Signs of Codependency

Having difficulty making decisions in a relationshipHaving difficulty identifying your feelingsHaving difficulty communicating in a relationshipValuing the approval of others more than valuing yourselfLacking trust in yourself and having poor self-esteemHaving fears of abandonment or an obsessive need for approvalHaving an unhealthy dependence on relationships, even at your own costHaving an exaggerated sense of responsibility [...]

What Is Codependency?

“Codependency can be defined as any relationship in which two people become so invested in each other that they can’t function independently anymore," Dr. Becker says. "Your mood, happiness, and identity are defined by the other person. In a codependent relationship, there is usually one person who is more passive and can’t make decisions for [...]