What Is Codependency, Anyway?

Insights from a survivor

Karmen Jurela
Oct 11, 2020 · 3 min read

here are so many books, talks, and papers on codependency that it is easy to lose track, especially since there is no one-size-fits-all definition.

Wikipedia says — Codependency is a behavioral condition in a relationship where one person enables another person’s addiction, poor mental health, immaturity, irresponsibility, or under-achievement.