Avatar
Please consider registering
guest
sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope


Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_TopicIcon
family issues
October 16, 2001
11:36 am
Avatar
Annie Mac
New Member
Members
Forum Posts: -1
Member Since:
September 24, 2010
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I grew up in a home with an alcoholic father and an extremely codependent mother. My sister who is now divorced and living with my mother is now my mother's codependent person but with money and independence instead of alcohol. Neither of them see it and it is sickening to me. Is there anything I can do to make them open their eyes?

October 16, 2001
1:15 pm
Avatar
Molly
New Member
Members
Forum Posts: -1
Member Since:
September 30, 2010
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

No, unless you want to fall into the codependent trap. Take care of your self, send a book once and a while, but come from a loving heart. Maintain your spirit, and let them learn their lessons at their own time.
If you force the issue, your the enemy, they will cosign each other. Not everyone wants to be healthy, your mother has continued this behavior because it works for her, and well guess sis found what works for her as well. So, live, and let live. Its hard, but take care of your self, and your energy.

Forum Timezone: UTC -8
Most Users Ever Online: 247
Currently Online:
28
Guest(s)
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Top Posters:
onedaythiswillpass: 1134
zarathustra: 562
StronginHim77: 453
free: 433
2013ways: 431
curious64: 408
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 49
Members: 110929
Moderators: 5
Admins: 3
Forum Stats:
Groups: 8
Forums: 74
Topics: 38539
Posts: 714213
Newest Members:
stanley, LarteyWellnessGroup, dr ado spell caster, Leslie Ann Satin, overmyhead201, delight1080
Moderators: arochaIB: 1, devadmin: 9, Tincho: 0, Donn Gruta: 0, Germain Palacios: 0
Administrators: admin: 21, ShiningLight: 572, emily430: 29

Copyright © 2019 MH Sub I, LLC. All rights reserved. Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Health Disclaimer