Category Archives: Addiction

Love Addiction Survey

Take Anonymous Love Addiction Survey and Weigh In Find out if codependency is a problem in your life and relationships. For more information about counseling with Randi Fine, please visit http://www.randigfine.com/finelifeissuescounseling

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Narcissists Abuse Intimate Partners

Image Source The Spouse / Mate / Partner of the Narcissist Written By Dr. Sam Vaknin, Author of Malignant Self-Love and Relationships with Abusive Narcissists See column on the right side of this website labeled Narcissistic Personality Disorder  for a … Continue reading

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How Colors Reflect Your Personality

Image Source Colors as a Reflection of Human Nature By Waking Times Colors play a strong role in many indigenous cultures, each of the human chakra energy centers vibrates and responds to a different color, and many people with near-death experiences … Continue reading

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Adult Children of Alcoholic Parents

Photo image by Nina Matthews  Graphic by Randi Fine Adult Children of Alcoholics A counseling client of mine has recently discovered after 40 years of unhappy, painful marriage that her husband is an Adult Child of Alcoholics (ACA). Countless trips to therapists and … Continue reading

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Some Situations Call For Tough Love

 Image by Klearchos Kapoutsis Tough Love Exerpt from my October 9, 2013 show on A Fine Time for Healing, Some Situations Call For Tough Love When used properly tough love is rooted in deep devotion and unconditional love, though it usually … Continue reading

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Recognizing Codependent Behavior

Image Source Vicky/We Heart It  Graphics by Randi Fine Are You Codependent? Recognizing and Healing From Codependency Written by Randi G. Fine I am a fully recovered codependent of over twenty-five years. While in the midst of my disorder, life was … Continue reading

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Dysfunctional Romantic Relationships

 Codependent Relationships Dynamics Dysfunctional Definition of Love       Written by Robert Burney, author of Codependence: The Dance of Wounded Souls As long as we believe that someone else has the power to make us happy then we are setting ourselves up to … Continue reading

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Relationship Codependency Exposed

Excerpted from the April 21, 2011 A Fine Time for Healing show, Relationship Codependency: The Curable Addiction, hosted by Randi G. Fine Roughly 100 million Americans suffer the effects of codependency today. Relationship codependency is often referred to as the … Continue reading

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Randi Fine Memoir Excerpt

Chapter Twenty: California Nightmare Excerpt from the memoir, Fine…ly: My Story of Hope, Love, and Destiny, by author Randi G. Fine. We’d gone downtown to Little Italy one evening to dine at one of our favorite restaurants. We ordered our … Continue reading

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Randi Fine Memoir Excerpt

Chapter Seventeen: The Slip Excerpt from the memoir, Fine…ly: My Story of Hope, Love, and Destiny, by author Randi G. Fine. “My impassioned words landed on deaf ears; he was too incoherent  to reason with. I  somberly watched as he staggered over to … Continue reading

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