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Common Characteristics of Adult Children of Alcoholics - Alcoholism
Some common characteristics are observed in adult children of alcoholics. Do any of these sound familiar to you?
Adult Children of Alcoholics Resources - Alcoholism - About.com
What does it mean to grow up in an alcoholic home? Do adult children of alcoholics develop certain characteristics as a result? These articles can help unlock ...
Adult Child of Alcoholics Screening Quiz - Alcoholism - About.com
More About Adult Children of Alcoholics. Growing Up 'Alcoholically' From your About.com guide, growing up in home with an active alcoholic can effect how a ...
Children of Alcoholics and Intimate Relationships - Alcoholism
An intimate relationship -- be it romantic, platonic, spiritual or other close relationship -- can seem like an impossibility to adult children of alcoholics. They find it ...
Common Traits of Adult Children of Alcoholics
As a result of growing up in an alcoholic home, many children of alcoholics develop similar characteristics and personality traits. In 1983, Dr. Jan G. Woititz in her ...
Adult Children of Alcoholics Screening Quiz - Alcoholism - About.com
Did you grow up with a problem drinker? Those who grow up in homes where there is alcohol abuse or alcoholism are sometimes affected in ways they do not ...
Are Children of Alcoholics Different? - Alcoholism - About.com
An estimated 6.6 million children under the age of 18 years live in households with at least one alcoholic parent.
Terrified of Abandonment - Children of Alcoholics Can Become ...
Sep 3, 2013 ... Growing up with parental alcoholism can cause some children to become absolutely terrified of abandonment. Many times, the alcoholic parent ...
Trust Issues - Children of Alcoholic Homes Have Trust Issues
Sep 3, 2013 ... When children grow up in a home with alcoholism, and the usual denial that surrounds it, they may develop serious trust issues as adults.
Children of Alcoholics Can Become Super Responsible - Alcoholism
Sep 3, 2013 ... Because they faced harsh, sometimes unreasonable, criticism from their alcoholic parent, many children of alcoholics try to be "perfect" to avoid ...