Love Is a Choice: Recovery for Codependent Relationships

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Thomas Nelson Incorporated, 1996 - Self-Help - 275 pages
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These bestselling doctors walk you through their ten proven stages to recovery from codependency that results from external circustances. Humans are susceptible to codependency because of our sinful tendency to use defense mechanisms to fool ourselves. In codependent relationships, deceitful games are played, and important Christian principles are often taken out of context and abused. God wants us to have healthy relationships with a balance between being dependent and independent. The doctors describe how the most effective means of overcoming codependent relationships is to establish or deepen a relationship with Christ Himself. They describe the causes of codependency, pointing out the factors that perpetuate it, and lead readers through their ten stages of recovery.

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User Review  - Penelope - Christianbook.com

I found this book to be helpful by giving me more understanding regarding relationships and our life patterns that affect them. I would recommend to anyone seeking help in having healthy relationships in any area of their lives. Read full review

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User Review  - Beacon - Christianbook.com

This product was recommended by my Christian Counselor and it has truly helped me and continues to help me learn and find God's unconditional Love. Read full review

Contents

The Thread That Runs So True
9
The Way Codependency Works
17
Unmet Emotional Needs
33
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El doctor Frank Minirth es fundador de The Minirth Clinic y ha escrito o co-escrito mas de treinta libros incluso "Happiness Is a Choice, " y "Worry-free Living.

Frank Minirth, M.D., is founder of The Minirth Clinic and has authored or co-authored more than thirty books, including Happiness Is a Choice, and Worry-free Living.

Paul Meier, M.D. is a psychiatrist and founder of the national chain of Meier Clinics as well as best-selling author or co-author of more than eighty books. He holds five degrees in the fields of medicine, psychiatry, and theology. Happily married, he has six children and two grandchildren.

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