Family Addiction Recovery: A Blog
What are they?
Enabling behaviors are those behaviors that support our addicted loved one's chemical use. By not allowing the addicted person to accept the consequences for their actions…by providing the pillow each time they stumble or fall…we are enabling their chemical use.
Source: University of Pennsylvania Health Systems - http://www.uphs.upenn.edu/addiction/berman/family/enabling.html
Timothy Harrington is passionate about helping family members of the addicted loved one awaken to their own power and purpose.