“EMPATHS” ARE DIFFERENT FROM CODEPENDENTS

EMPATHS ARE DIFFERENT THAN CODEPENDENTS Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC, CSAT Empaths Are Different from Codependents Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CACD, CSAT I have to be honest, I do not like when the term “empath” is used interchangeably with “codependent.” “Empath,” which has its origins in the spiritual and metaphysical world, was never intended to […]

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Self-Love Deficit Disorder: An Interview with Ross Rosenberg

WHO WE ARE WHAT WE DO WHY WE DO IT CONNECT BLOG Self-Love Deficit Disorder: An Interview with Ross Rosenberg, M.ED., LCPC, CADC, CSAT Written by Kristin Sunanta Walker on December 1, 2014. Posted in Authors, Behavioral / Mental Health Information, Codependency, Mental Health News Radio, MHNR,Narcissism, Self-Love Deficit Disorder CLICK HERE to view the […]

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Malignant Narcissism (from The Human Magnet Syndrome 2013)

Malignant Narcissism (from Rosenberg’s Human Magnet Syndrome Book 2013) Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC, CSAT In 1984, Dr. Otto Kernberg, a Cornell University psychoanalyst, coined the diagnostic term “malignant narcissism.” Kernberg believed that there is a narcissism continuum, with NPD at the low end, and malignant narcissism with psychopathic features at the high end. Malignant narcissism […]

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FINALLY, AN UPDATED and SIMPLIFIED CODEPENDENCY DEFINITION. Codependency Redifined

FINALLY, AN UPDATED and SIMPLIFIED CODEPENDENCY DEFINITION Regrettably, the term “codependency” has been overused, misused & often misunderstood. It has become a caricature of its original meaning. To the general public, the term now implies that a person is weak, needy, clingy & even emotionally sick. Like the term “dysfunctional,” it has been lazily & […]

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A Poem: Codependent Love. By Ross Rosenberg

Codependent Love Codependent love is illogical, transient and shapeless. It resists definition. Defies explanation. Good, bad, healthy, dysfunctional, long-term or fleeting. Here, there and nowhere It is just what it is. It is paradoxical. Pain beckoning hope. Sly like a fox. Pretending to be big, happy and permanent. It’s like a shiny new diamond Larger […]

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Codependency Anorexia: Are You Starving Yourself from Love

Codependency Anorexia: Are You Starving Yourself from Love? 10 Steps to Vulnerable but Healthy & Safe Love  After relationship trauma, some people shut down love. Ross Rosenberg outlines 10 steps for finding love that is vulnerable but also healthy and safe. Codependency Anorexia occurs when a codependent surrenders to their life-long relationship pattern to destructive […]

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The Codependent/Narcissist Dance: The Perfect Partnership. Revised Essay. Expert

The Codependent/Narcissist Dance: The Perfect Partnership Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC www.HumanMagnetSyndrome.com www.AdvancedClinicalTrainers.com Click Here to Download the Essay The inherently dysfunctional “codependency dance” requires two opposite but balanced partners: a pleasing, giving codependent and the needy controlling narcissist.  Like a champion dance partnership, the dancing roles are perfectly matched: the leader needs the follower, […]

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The “Surgeon General’s” Warning for Codependency Recovery. The Codependency Cure Book Excerpt.

The “Surgeon General’s” Warning for Codependency Recovery. By Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC, CSAT From the Upcoming Book, The Codependency Cure: Breaking Free From Narcissists Codependency recovery has the capacity to change your life.  My writings and YouTube videos are intended to inspire, motivate and guide you on a journey to solve and overcome the […]

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“The Surgeon General’s Warning.” Excerpt from Upcoming book The Codependency Cure – My Second Book – A Sample From it. Ross Rosenberg

CHAPTER 1: THE “SURGEON GENERAL’S WARNING”   “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure.  There is no end to the adventurers we can have, if only we seek them with our eyes open.”  Iawarharla Nehru  Before presenting the instructions of my Observe Don’t Absorb Technique, I am morally […]

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Free Yourself with The Four Stages of Codependency Recovery.

Free One Hour Webinar Free Yourself with The Four Stages of Codependency Recovery Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC, CSAT Candidate     Expert codependency psychotherapist, writer, and professional trainer, Ross Rosenberg presents his compact and revolutionary 4-stage codependency treatment model and his “Surgeon General’s” Codependency Recovery Warning. Both were developed as a direct result of […]

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