Adult Children of Alcoholics

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JanetG. Woititz
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In the 1980's, Janet Woititz broke new ground in our understanding of what it is to be an Adult Child of an Alcoholic. In this updated edition of her bestseller she re-examines the movement and its inclusion of Adult Children from various dysfunctional family backgrounds who share the same characteristics. After decades of working with ACoAs she shares the recovery hints that she has found to work. Read Adult Children of Alcoholics to see where the journey began and for ideas on where to go from here.

Therapy can be useful in learning new behaviors and often it is useful ... Adult children of alcoholics are known to quickly dismiss compliments and kudos because we are never satisfied with our performance. This is among the many reasons I am incredibly open with my friends and coworkers about my healing and how I grew up with an alcoholic mom.

There are many other characteristics of adult children of alcoholics that need to be identified. Alcohol Abuse Studies show that a child of an alcoholic is 3 to 4 times more likely to develop that problem than a child who didn't. Erin Harkes,a 36-year-old musician and comedian in Albany, NY,... Seventy-six million Americans (about 45 percent of the U.S.