Relationship rescue: a seven-step strategy for reconnecting with your partner

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G.K. Hall, 2000 - Family & Relationships - 439 pages
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Dr. Phil McGraw, author of the New York Times number one bestseller Life Strategies, now turns his expertise to the area of relationships. In his tell-it-like-it-is style, "Dr. Phil" blows the whistle on the rhetoric of traditional "couples therapy", giving you the responsibility and the tools for getting back on track. Drawing upon years of counseling experience, Dr. McGraw explodes ten popular myths about what a good relationship is supposed to be. He goes on to provide a series of fascinating exercises that allow you to properly diagnose your relationship, leading to an insightful program of reconnection.

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Review: Relationship Rescue: A Seven-Step Strategy for Reconnecting with Your Partner

User Review  - Niswat - Goodreads

Huh? What were those seven steps again? Too hard to remember. Anyway this book basically told me that my marriage has no chance but of course I'm not going to follow THAT advice. Still it was highly readable and amusing. Read full review

Review: Relationship Rescue: A Seven-Step Strategy for Reconnecting with Your Partner

User Review  - Deidre Pearson - Goodreads

Saved our marriage! Dr. Phil's book gave us the practical tools we needed, to say the things we needed to say to each other and to think through the things we needed to think through, in an ... Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments
9
Its Your Time Its Your Turn
19
Defining the Problem
45
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Phillip C. McGraw, 1950 - Phillip C. McGraw has had twenty five years of experience in psychology and human functioning. He is also "The Oprah Winfrey Show's" resident expert on human behavior, as well as a three time New York Times best-selling author and co-founder of Courtroom Sciences, Inc., the world's leading litigation consulting firm. He is a guest on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" every Tuesday and he plans to launch his own national television show in the fall of 2002 in partnership with Harpo Productions, Paramount Television, and King World, Inc. Dr. Phil's first book, a #1 New York Times best-seller, was followed by another #1 New York Times best-seller called, "Relationship Rescue: A Seven-Step Strategy for Reconnecting with Your Partner." His books have been published in 27 languages with over 5 million copies in print. Dr. Phil's third book, "Self Matters: Creating Your Life from the Inside-Out," marks his third #1 New York Times best-seller. Dr. Phil also provides strategic guidance for millions of Americans through his monthly column in O, The Oprah Magazine. He is also a successful public speaker, and as a professional psychologist, has published numerous scholarly articles and has practiced in the fields of clinical psychology and behavioral medicine.