Conceptualizing Codependency Paper
Resources: Videos in the Week One Electronic Reserve Readings
Resources: Serene Center Self Help Documents
Write a 1400- 1750 word paper describing the effectiveness of various models. Be sure to include the following:
- Compare and Contrast the different perspectives taken on codependence, as discussed in The codependence concept and the status quoand Concept of codependency: Blaming the victim or pathway to recovery? include:
- CODA’s patterns and characteristics of codependency
- Chmielewska’s interpersonal dependency model
- the Serene Center’s typical codependent traits
- Given what you are learning about addiction and codependency, which models do you feel are most effective for helping families and why?
- how are these models synergistic or how they take competing views.
- What are the consequences of uncontrolled addition?
- How is addition recovery affected by an all-inclusive view of codependency?
Provide a summary about which theory you feel is most useful for helping to intervene on codependency.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.