Love Addiction

couple sitting together in movie theater

Posted on March 19, 2018
Last modified on May 9th, 2019

Classic Examples of Codependency in Films

Love is the subject of many songs and films, creating a culture in which people are driven to make relationships the most important thing in life. For some people, being in love or having relationships isn’t rewarding. Instead, it is full of drama, turbulence and unpredictability, which may be due to codependency.

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teenagers in love

Posted on January 22, 2018
Last modified on May 11th, 2019

Is Love Addiction Common in Teenagers?

The teenage years are a time of new and exciting experiences, including falling in love for the first time. During these years, the adolescent brain is going through a period of growth and development involving the reward system, which is the way the brain is able to motivate behavior. During the period of these age-related changes, emotions and reactions can be very intense. Because of all the change going on under the surface, teens can be very vulnerable to addiction in all forms, including love addiction.

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Addiction to Love

Posted on December 27, 2016
Last modified on May 9th, 2019

Are You Addicted to Romance?

Romance addiction is a subset of love addiction and can hamper your love life in a number of ways. Love addiction can take a few different forms, but if you are addicted to romance,

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Online Dating Addiction

Posted on June 23, 2016
Last modified on May 9th, 2019

Are You Addicted to Online Dating?

Dating online can be a valid and even a fun way to meet your mate. If you have had bad luck meeting people the traditional way, like at bars or through friends, online dating represents a great opportunity to meet someone with similar interests and values. However, you can also fall into the trap of dating website addiction. Understand what this means so that you can recognize it in yourself and stop an unhealthy habit before it goes too far.

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