Tag Archives: Relationship Addiction

Abstinence

Abstinence This is your message for the week of October 22, 2017    A key part of recovery from Addiction is abstinence. However, if you are pursuing recovery from food, shopping, work, exercise, spending, relationships, or sex, does substance abstinence … 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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Codependency Part 3: Healing from Codependency

Part 3: Healing from Codependency  This is your message for the week of November 20, 2016 The first two videos on codependency were such a hit that I thought I would add a third on healing from codependency. This video … Continue reading

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Sex, Love, and Relationship Addiction

By Dr. Raju Hajela, Addictionist Sex is a biological process that is essential for life for the propagation of our species! Hence, it is not surprising that sex and orgasm are highly rewarding and reinforcing so that individuals are motivated … Continue reading

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