Henry Gornbein, Family Law Specialist, discusses the effects of addiction on divorce trends in the United State in his article “Addiction and Divorce”. In his 40 years of practice, Gornbein has seen countless marriages torn apart by addiction, and believes that incessant media images of sex and alcohol, as well as the very nature of co-dependency and enabling dynamics has fueled what he calls an ending with “no winners”. Gornbein has seen some tragic stories change for the better, however, when the alcoholic and the co-dependent recognize that they have a problem and seek help.

Read the entire article here: Addiction and Divorce.