Alcoholism is a family disease; and we became para-alcoholics and took on the
characteristics of that disease even though we did not pick up the drink.
Jan 6, 2015 ... Number 3: Adult children of alcoholics are extremely loyal, even in the face of
evidence that the loyalty is undeserved.
Psychological Characteristics of Children of Alcoholics. KENNETH J. SHER, PH.
D. More than 20 years ago, researchers first noted that children of alcoholics ...
Nov 25, 2009 ... Following is a list of characteristics that I have been compiling for around twenty
years in an attempt to help clients wrap their minds around the ...
Adult children of alcoholics appear to have characteristics in common as a result
of being raised in an alcoholic home. Review the characteristics listed.
Feb 9, 2007 ... Thirteen characteristics of adult children of alcoholics. Janet Geringer Woititz,
widely acknowledged as the founder of the Adult Children of ...
The two most fundamental characteristics/issues of adult children are the need
for control and all-or-nothing thinking and behaviors. These fundamental ...
Adult Children of Alcoholics was originally written with only children of alcoholics
in mind. ... you may find that you identify with the characteristics described here.
Children of alcoholics are four times more likely than non-COAs to develop ....
Sher, Kenneth, J. Psychological Characteristics of Children of Alcoholics. Alcohol
Aug 29, 2007 ... Don't you just love lists? When I first read the characteristics of adult children of
alcoholics I had the sensation of being understood, even ...