Symptoms of codependency Find no satisfaction or happiness in life outside of doing things for the other person. Stay in the relationship even if they are aware that their partner does hurtful things. Do anything to please and satisfy their enabler no matter what the expense to themselves.
What codependency looks like in a relationship?
People in codependent relationships tend to have a problem where one person doesnt recognize boundaries and the other person doesnt insist on boundaries. Thus, one person is controlling and manipulative, and the other person is compliant and fails to assert his or her own will.
How do I explain codependent to my partner?
Here are 10 ways to tell if your partner is too codependent.They cant say no, ever. They never feel like theyre good enough for you. They feel responsible for you. They get upset when they dont hear from you. They cant enjoy themselves without you. They fixate on their mistakes. They have poor personal boundaries.More items •Dec 5, 2018