EP81 “The Enabler” Stigmatized Just Like Addiction with Guest Andrea Seydel from Saving You is Killing Me

Living While Loving Your Child Through Addiction
Living While Loving Your Child Through Addiction
EP81 "The Enabler" Stigmatized Just Like Addiction with Guest Andrea Seydel from Saving You is Killing Me

Join Heather and guest Andrea Seydel from the Saving You is Killing Me podcast as they delve into the challenging world of supporting loved ones struggling with addiction. In this episode, they share their experience with the stigmatized beliefs surrounding the term "enabling" and offer alternative perspectives that prioritize compassion, support, and understanding.

Together they explore the negative connotations associated with the term "enabler" and challenge the beliefs that perpetuate shame and judgment. Heather and Andrea invite listeners to reframe their perspectives in order to create an environment that fosters healing, growth, and positive change for both their loved ones and themselves.

Tune in to discover how shifting our mindset and embracing compassionate support can transform the way we approach recovery. A few topics covered in this episode:

·      Rethinking the term enabling

·      Heather and Andrea’s personal experiences

·      The dangers of shame, silence, and stigmatized help

·      Helpful vs unhelpful helping

·      Normalizing the desire to help

·      The importance of self-care


Previous episodes Andrea was on :

Episode # 15 Saving You is Killing Me

Episode # 48 The Struggle is Real, How to do it Well

Learn more about Andrea & SYKM: https://www.savingyouiskillingme.com/starthere

Resources From Heather Ross Coaching

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GUIDE ABOUT ENABLING – If you've ever worried about enabling, this guide is for you!

Perspective About Enabling


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