11 10, 2018

From Empathy to Enabling to Entitlement

By |2018-10-11T22:43:16+00:00October 11th, 2018|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Boundaries, Codependency, Emotional Addiction, Marriage|0 Comments

In a previous blog, we looked at apathy, sympathy, codependency and empathy. However, the story continues. Continuing with the illustration of a well, let’s pick up where we the story left off. The next morning you go back to the well and climb down the ladder bringing food, water, love and first aid. You listen [...]

28 06, 2017

The Power of Boundaries and the Word “No”

By |2018-04-11T18:50:06+00:00June 28th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Boundaries|0 Comments

All day, every day, we are inundated with advertisements wanting us to say yes to things. The ads, products, services, fundraisers, salesmen, and pitches we see or hear in a day are in the thousands from radio, internet, TV, social media, posters, and billboards.   It is also difficult with friends, family, kids and our [...]

5 01, 2017

Recovering from the Holiday Hangover

By |2018-04-11T19:12:29+00:00January 5th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Boundaries, Diet, Sex Addiction|0 Comments

I do not know about you; but for me, there is something to be said about getting back into a routine after the holidays.  This is not only for my own recovery but also for my clients who are in recovery.  As much as I look forward to the end of the year and [...]

28 03, 2016

Setting Boundaries as an Intimacy Anorexic

By |2018-04-11T20:09:00+00:00March 28th, 2016|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Boundaries, Communication, Intimacy Anorexia, Marriage|0 Comments

Boundaries are generally very simple to set up in recovery; however, they can also be one of the most misunderstood parts of recovery.  There are boundaries couples individually set up form themselves.  He is expected to set up boundaries for his sexually acting out and acting in for himself outside of his relationship to [...]