Codependency Addiction: Stages of Disease and Recovery

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By Darlene Lancer, JD, MFT Codependency has been referred to as “relationship addiction” or “love addiction.” The focus on others helps to alleviate our pain and inner emptiness, but in ignoring ourselves, it only grows. This habit becomes a circular, self-perpetuating system that takes on a life of its own. Our thinking becomes obsessive, and…



Grant to aid foundation’s opioid fight

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The Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care has announced it has been awarded a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration to fight opioid abuse in rural Arkansas. According to a news release, the foundation will partner with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ Center for…