Fighting for Your Marriage: Positive Steps for Preventing Divorce and Preserving a Lasting Love

Fighting for Your Marriage: Positive Steps for Preventing Divorce and Preserving a Lasting Love

by Howard J. Markman (Author), Scott M. Stanley (Author), Susan L. Blumberg (Author)

Synopsis

This new and revised edition of "Fighting for Your Marriage" is based on the widely acclaimed PREP(R) (Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Program) approach. Groundbreaking studies have found that couples can use the strategies of this approach to handle conflict more constructively, protect their happiness, and reduce the odds of breaking up. Based on twenty years of university research, this popular book will show you how to: talk more and fight less, deepen and protect your friendship, have a more intimate, sensual relationship, keep the fun alive, clarify and act on your priorities, and develop a vision for your future together.

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Format: Paperback
Pages: 384
Edition: New and Revised
Publisher: Jossey Bass
Published: 03 Sep 2001

ISBN 10: 0787957445
ISBN 13: 9780787957445

Media Reviews
...recommended for public and social work libraries owing to the tried--and--true methodology it explains. (Library Journal, November 15, 2001) Just about everyone can improve their marriage... They can learn skills to help them handle negative emotions in marriage. It's the discord that hurts kids, (USA Today, December 13, 2001)
Author Bio
Howard J. Markman, Ph.D., is internationally known for his work on divorce prevention. He is professor of psychology and codirector of the Center for Marital and Family Studies at the University of Denver. Scott M. Stanley, Ph.D., is a noted expert on marriage and commitment, and is codirector of the Center for Marital and Family Studies at the University of Denver. He has coauthored A Lasting Promise, the Christian version of this book. Susan L. Blumberg, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist and director of Interpersonal Communication Options. She specializes in helping families and couples revitalize their relationships.