Addiction to Yes: The Approval Junkie. Some people need drugs and alcohol; others feel just as desperate for people’s approval. This elective will examine how the need for approval can trap, manipulate, and ruin relationships and will help you find the freedom to love people instead.
This lecture is from the 2008 CCEF National Conference, “The Addict in Us All.” Complete audio of this conference is available here.
Winston Smith is a faculty member at CCEF. He holds an MDiv degree from Westminster Theological Seminary. He has been counseling for twenty years and is the author of Marriage Matters: Extraordinary Change through Ordinary Moments.