it sure does begin in our minds.and not only for addictions. you can also include insecurities, low self esteem and trust issues . thats a big one it affeced my relationship with the most beautiful woman in the world.
Children with narcissistic parents are often accused of exaggerating, lying, or seeking attention if they reach out to other family members for help. This causes the child to feel abandoned, and have relationship & trust issues.
If someone wasnt faithful to you, they didn't love you. They didn't care about breaking your heart. When you truly love someone, being faithful & trusting someone is the most natural thing. can I get an AMEN!