Conscious Loving: The Journey to Co-Committment

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Random House Publishing Group, Oct 21, 2009 - Family & Relationships - 304 pages
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Here is a powerful new program that can clear  away the unconscious agreements patterns that  undermine even your best intentions. Through their own  marriage and through twenty years' experience  counseling more than one thousand couples, therapists  Gay and Kathlyn Hendricks have developed precise  strategies to help you create a vital partnership  and enhance the energy, creativity, and happiness of  each individual. You will learn how to: Let go  of power struggles and need for control; Balance  needs for closeness and separateness; Increase  intimacy by telling the "microscopic truth";  Communicate in a positive way that stops  arguments; Make agreements you can keep; Allow more  pleasure into your life. Addressed to individuals as  well as to couples, Conscious Loving  will heal old hurts and deepen your capacity for  enjoyment, security, and enduing love.


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When I ordered this book, I did not realize that it dealt with love within marital relationships and not love in general, as in the book ”Love for no reason” by Marci Shimoff, but nonetheless I was by ... Read full review

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The right spiritual perspective providing helpful views of how to maximize a romantic relationship.

Contents

THE J0uRnEY
3
Two THE MOMENT WHEN UNCONSCIOUS
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THREE THE NINE TRAPS or UNCONSCIOUS
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Foua THE SEvEn STEPS TO C0COMMITMENT
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A C0COMMITTED RELATIONSHIP
124
SIX A NEw METHOD OF RESOLVING C0NII IcT150
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SEVEN COCOMMITTED STRATEGIES FOR COMMUNI
165
EIGHT How To KEEP THE PAST FROM INTRUDING
183
NINE WHAT To Do WHEN You FEEL STUCK
202
CONCLUSION ENVISIONING A NEw WORLD
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