Codependency Codependency is an issue related to a lack of assertiveness due to misinterpreted self worth / self image that causes individuals to abandon themselves in search of the "other" to complete them. Often referred to as "Doormat Syndrome," codependency can be a form of OCD and typically finds its roots in early trauma.
If you are tired of walking on eggshells and/or being walked on, it may be time to look at some internal and relational dynamics and find healing.
Melinda Haynes, MA, LMFT Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist California lic. no. 102308 Serving Chico, Redding, Paradise, Oroville, Willows, Yuba City, Gridley The persons depicted on this site are models. Photos do not represent or guarantee results.