Tag Archives: Addiction involving relationships

On Relationships…

On Relationships… By Dr. Raju Hajela We all have many people in our lives from the day we are born and until the day we die. We constantly need others to be able to enjoy a great quality of life, … Continue reading

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The Porcupine Index

The Porcupine Index By Sue Newton Vice President and Operations Director at HUM The “porcupine index” mentioned by Dr. Abraham Twerski in his book Addictive Thinking is a metaphor about the challenges of human relationships. Also known as the “porcupine … Continue reading

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Introversion vs. Isolation

Introversion vs. Isolation    This is your message for the week of February 26, 2017  Do you prefer a quiet room to a noisy one? Do you tend to process in your head before sharing a response? Do you have … Continue reading

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Part 4: The Role of Fantasy in Relationships

Part 4: The Role of Fantasy in Relationships   This is your message for the week of February 19, 2017  With Valentine’s Day having occurred in the last week, the exploration of the role of fantasy in relationships, especially when … Continue reading

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Part 3: Interdependent Relationships

Part 3: Interdependent Relationships   This is your message for the week of February 12, 2017  Parts 1 and 2 of this series on relationships explored the unhealthy styles of relating: avoidance/autonomy in relationships as well as enmeshment. This week … Continue reading

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