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Signs of Codependency

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: February 20, 2020 Updated: February 25, 2020 Signs of Codependency Living with someone who has an addiction to drugs or alcohol is never easy. Regardless of how many times you have tried to make it work, you may find yourself ignoring your needs so that you can…

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Codependency Traits

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: February 19, 2020 Updated: February 17, 2021 When you have a loved one or friend battling an addiction, you can develop codependency traits. Codependency can make it difficult to balance your needs with your friend or loved one’s needs, especially when it comes to setting healthy boundaries.…