Definition of Dependency:
Dependence on something or someone.

Synonyms of Dependency:

Addiction, dependence, craving, need, habit, etc.

These notes are from recovery in AA and related 12 step programs.
Readers are encouraged to click external links for more detail.
We hope you find them helpful.

in fellowship.


The primary fact that we fail to recognize is our total inability to form a true partnership with another human being. My dependency meant demand — a demand for the possession and control of other people and the conditions surrounding me. –As Bill Sees It | More… (p.176)

May my unhealthy dependence on chemicals and my clinging dependence on those nearby be transformed into reliance on God. Only in this kind of dependence – reliance – on a Higher Power will I find my own transformation. A Day At A Time | More…

Throughout our lives we repeatedly make attachments and lose them. Each attachment, each loss, is followed by more rewards and attachments. Loss and death itself are part of life. –Touchstones | More…


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