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A Guide To Naming Behaviors

Understanding Type 1 and Type 2 behaviors when you love someone suffering from addiction

Here’s the thing: when you love someone suffering from addiction, from one moment to the next can feel so different. You may feel like you’re dealing with Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, because, at the drop of a hat, it seems like your partner has transformed into a different person. 

Loving someone suffering from addiction is chaotic, out of control, and traumatic. We believe that you’re not powerless over this disease, and even though it is very hard, there are ways to take back your power. 

Understand their behaviors, and being able to name them for what they are can be helpful for you, and your partner. Naming behaviors is a way of being honest with yourself about what’s really going on. And when you can identify these behaviors as ‘Type 1’ or ‘Type 2’, then you can act accordingly.

Imagine what it would feel like to:

  • Know exactly how to prepare when you see Type 1 or Type 2 behaviors 
  • Take back your power that addiction has been stealing all along 
  • Know that you’re doing the right thing and you’re not crazy 
  • Rediscover that you have complete control over yourself and your reactions, no matter what they’re doing.

You can discover how to identify these behaviors and react accordingly. Learn how to start making improvements in your own personal happiness and joy, and even see changes in your relationship. Learn exactly how to do this with our brand-new digital guidebook: A Guide To Naming Behaviors.

Get Your NEW Digital Guidebook Today

This guidebook is for you if you’re ready to learn more about how to handle this disease. It’s a mini-intensive training with real-life situations, teachings, activities, journaling, conclusions, and next steps.

If you’ve already laid at least a small foundation in your own healing, then this is a great next step. And if you’re brand-spankin’ new to this whole thing, then we recommend this instead. If you’re familiar with detachment, setting boundaries, and staying in your lane, then this new digital guidebook is the natural next step for you.

Inside this beautifully designed digital guidebook you'll learn:

  • What it means to name behaviors and what Type 1 and Type 2 behaviors are.
  • How to correctly identify Type 1 or Type 2 behaviors. 
  • What to look for in specific scenarios. 
  • How to act accordingly, no matter if your partner is Type 1, Type 2 or a combo. 
  • What this all means for you and the future of your relationship.

The Naming Behaviors digital guidebook is for you...

...if you find yourself questioning ‘how’d we get here’ or ‘what’s really going on’

...if you find yourself saying things like ‘it’s not really that bad’. 

...if you find yourself handling everything because you’re afraid of what their reactions may be. 

...if you feel like you’re walking on eggshells most of the time. 

...if you feel like you’re going crazy because things change so quickly.

There is power in being able to accurately name something you're experiencing. Learning to identify the behaviors in your loved one and how to react will bring calm to the chaos of your relationship.

If you’re ready to learn tangible and tactical tools on how to handle this disease, then this guidebook is for you.

Get your guidebook  today.

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