Rescuer, Persecutor, Victim triangle

Dysfunactionl Triangle

June 20, 2022

By Andy F

Categories: Relationships

The Karpman drama triangle Relationships and alcoholism I had been in AA for many years before I even heard of the Rescuer, Persecutor, Victim triangle. What was it? It somehow sounded familiar but I had very little understanding of what it meant. The rescuer, persecutor and victim triangle is also known as the Karpman drama […]

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Sex addiction

May 11, 2022

By Andy F

Categories: problems other then alcoholism

An addictive personality I first got clean and sober in 1984. Members of the 12 step fellowships I attended were all sharing the same thing. It wasn’t solely drugs and alcohol they had problems with. Addiction would affect other areas of their lives. They talked about struggles with gambling, overeating and bulimia. Then there were […]

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Is AA a cult?

April 14, 2022

By Andy F

Categories: Alcoholics Anonymous

A newcomers arrival in AA I loved AA from my very first meeting. This may sound like an extreme statement. The truth is that I always felt different from others. As a result of a difficult childhood, I always felt a sense of separation and alienation. I didn’t really fit in with ‘normal’ people. I […]

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