Codependency. (Topical Term)
- Earlier heading: Co-dependence (Psychology)
- Codependent behavior
- Broader heading: Psychology, Pathological
Work cat.: Schaef, A.W. Co-dependence, 1986.
Whitfield, C.L. Healing the child within, 1987: pp. 23-27.
Weigsheider, C.S.: Choice-making: for co-dependent, adult children and spirituality seekers, 1985.
Whitfield, C.L. Co-alcoholism: recognising a treatable illness. Family & Comm. healh, vol. 7 Summer 1984.
Cermak, T.L. Diagnosing and treating co-dependence: a guide for professionals who work w/ chemical dependents, their spouses, and children, 1986.
Hennepin (Co-dependency (Psychology))
Thes. of psych. index terms (codependency)
LC data base, 3/3/92 (co-dependence; codependence; codependency; co-dependency)
Dorland's med. dict.; Gould's med. dict.; Stedman's med. dict.; Kaplan psych.; Campbell psych. dict.; Dict. of psychology; Encyc. dict. psych.; Baker encyc. psych.; Random House; Third Barnhart dict. of new English; Ox. dict. of new words
Here are entered works on a pattern of coping that develops from an individual's prolonged exposure to a person with alcoholism, chemical dependency, or other chronic impairment, and results in a preoccupation with or dependence on the person, along with neglect of the self.