Are you obsessed with another person? Do you feel you may be involved in a codependent relationship? Read more about the what American Health & Ftiness calls a "must read" for anyone in a relationship - healthy or otherwise.
Writer's Club Press
Why do so many women and men attach themselves to destructive relationships -- relationships that they cannot walk away from? Why do they manipulate and control their partners, using whatever means necessary? Addictions Therapist John Moore helps these people to identify, comprehend and become aware of their destructive behaviors in personal relationships so they can stop the vicious cycle of pain.
"What are some other, less obvious ways that a person Who Confuses Love With Obsession might use to keep their partner shackled to the relationship? How, for example, does the relationally addicted man use food to break down his wife’s self-esteem, with the goal of keeping her chained to him? How can an obsessed wife use manipulation to keep her man homebound? How does a husband use psychological violence against his wife to keep her emotionally dependent upon him? What role can alcohol and drugs play in the controlling process? And how can an addicted parent use their child as a pawn in a dysfunctional marriage?