Lying and addiction tend to go together for many different reasons. Whether it be to cope with feelings of guilt and shame or societal stigma, there are some behaviors an addicted person can do to try and repair trust with loved ones.
Self-abandonment can be understood as the rejection of your own thoughts, feelings and needs. Self-abandonment happens when we ignore our need for self-soothing by asking someone else to assume the responsibility for our difficult feelings. Learn more about self-abandonment below.
Self-abandonment can be understood as the rejection of your own thoughts, feelings and needs. Self-abandonment occurs when we experience an emotion that requires our attention, and we ignore it by reaching for an external distraction
Help is available. You don't have to do this alone.