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co-dependent Quotes

Two of the best book quotes about co-dependent
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“Co-dependent was used interchangeably with the term enabler—someone whose life was out of control because he or she was taking responsibility for “saving” a chemically dependent person. But in the past few years the definition of co-dependency has expanded to include all people who victimize themselves in the process of rescuing and being responsible for any compulsive, addicted, abusive, or excessively dependent person.”
Dr. Susan Forward
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Toxic Parents: Overcoming Their Hurtful Legacy and Reclaiming Your Life
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“People don’t mind doing CPR on a crisis victim, but no person is equipped to be the constant lifeline to another.”

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