What's The Difference Between Codependency And Healthy Interdependence?
Sometimes when people hear the word "codependent" thrown around, they assume that any kind of dependence in a relationship is destructive. Nothing could be further from the truth. Healthy mutual dependence is necessary in order for a relationship to grow and thrive. Learning how to recognize the difference between healthy interdependence and destructive codependency is critical for a relationship to mature.