Erika is an SF Bay Area artist and a Certified Master Life Coach. Her art store dances with whimsical watercolors. (www.ArtWithErikaShop.com) Her blog highlights her dark artwork and takes readers on a personal journey through abuse and recovery. (www.ArtWithErika.com) Erika's artwork has been featured on book covers, KRON 4 News, HGTV, and 20/20. Her passions are art and writing. Her purpose is to help people find their truth and happiness.
The world of psychology uses “the codependency dance” to describe the intimate relationship between two very broken, dysfunctional, opposing, but balanced people: the fixer and the people-pleaser (the codependent), and the controller and taker (the narcissist).