Codependent No More: How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself

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Hazelden Publishing, Aug 21, 2013 - Family & Relationships - 276 pages
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Is someone else's problem your problem? If, like so many others, you've lost sight of your own life in the drama of tending to someone else's, you may be codependent-and you may find yourself in this book-Codependent No More.

The healing touchstone of millions, this modern classic by one of America's best-loved and most inspirational authors holds the key to understanding codependency and to unlocking its stultifying hold on your life.

With instructive life stories, personal reflections, exercises, and self-tests, Codependent No More is a simple, straightforward, readable map of the perplexing world of codependency-charting the path to freedom and a lifetime of healing, hope, and happiness.

Melody Beattie is the author of Beyond Codependency, The Language of Letting Go, Stop Being Mean to Yourself, The Codependent No More Workbook and Playing It by Heart.

 

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This book should be REQUIRED reading for all family members! LOVED IT! Its not one of those psycho babble books. I guarantee you will identify either a friend or family member in this book! Read full review

A book for all.

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I have read this several times and gave it to a friend. Melody is amazing! Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Whats Codependency and Whos Got It?
9
The Basics of SelfCare
53
Epilogue
237
Notes
239
Bibliography
249
About the Author
255
Hazelden
256
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Melody Beattie is the author of numerous best-selling books, including "Playing It by Heart," "Stop Being Mean to Yourself," "Codependent No More," "Beyond Codependency," "The Language of Letting Go," "Codependents' Guide to the Twelve Steps," & "The Lessons of Love." Beattie's writing draws on the wisdom of Twelve Step healing, Christianity, & Eastern religions. Her loyal readers continue to find her books accessible, practical, & filled with universal truths. She lives in Malibu, California.

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