How to Leave a Toxic Relationship: First, Remember ...Addiction to a person is no different than addiction to a substance.All of the same symptoms can appear:
- Descent into a shame-spiral about the addiction.
- An inability to control your own behavior often participating in self-destructive, compulsive and furtive activities.
- The loss of positive relationships with other family and friends.
- Poor performance at school or work. And the list goes on.