NEEDINESS

Definition of Neediness:   a condition of need; poverty; indigence.
Synonyms of Neediness: abjection, dearth, destitution, distress, inadequacy, lack, etc.

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

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

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There are times, when in addition to our regular needs, we become particularly needy. We can accept and incorporate our needs, and our needy side, into the whole of us.

We can take responsibility for our needs. That doesn’t make us weak or deficient. It doesn’t mean we are not properly recovering, nor does it mean we’re being dependent in an unhealthy way.

It makes our needs, and our needy side, manageable. Our needs stop controlling us, and we gain control. –The Language of Letting Go/Melody Beattie 24/09 | More…

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