In the true sense of the word, to enable is to supply with the means, knowledge, or opportunity to be or do something -- to make feasible or possible.
In it's true form, then, Enabling behavior means something positive.
Question: A child was injured in an accident and has become a paraplegic.
The child must use crutches on a permanent basis, most likely for the rest of his life.
Relax now and read the stories behind The Hope Tree symbols and see if you can find one that resonates with your heart and spirit. Their love and caring keep us aloft on a higher plane as we focus on the calm tick-tick-tick of our own beating hearts.Take a look at how the symptoms of alcoholism match the symptoms of codependency...Early Stage (Codependency) Are you a helping professional?It would be wonderful if hope were something you worked hard to get and then kept at the ready like a smooth stone in your pocket.But hope has a life cycle of its own – sometimes strong and palpable, sometimes weak and vaporous. Each of the 48 symbols on the tree were chosen for their historic or cultural connection to hope or its precursors. It’ll come along.” For hundreds of years sailors traveling the Earth’s oceans have felt great good fortune upon sighting an albatross gliding above the waves.