This is a great book for couples whether they feel they need to work on their relationship or not. It was interesting and well-written.
Helpful for ALL relationship types.
to help transform a relationship into a lasting source of love and companionship AND how to become passionate friends
If you really believe that marriage is a spiritual path this book is for you. Hendrix outlines ways to reinvigorate flagging relationships and encourages the reader to take responsibilitly for their own emotions and issues while cutting their partner some slack. Not all marriages should be saved, but many don't have to fail. This book shows that with compassion, patience and rigorous self examination a relationship can be the ground for spiritual transformation and personal growth.
Every couple would benefit from this book
You can never have enough help in working on the love a couple have in desiring a maturing relationship. Try this one and see what you think. Enjoy!!
This is a great book for couples!
this is the most practical book on the understanding of intimate relationships and how to become whole together. every couple could use this.
Hendrix's books are the best out there for couples. This one is no exception.
From the back of the box: "Bestselling author Dr. Harville Hendrix offers warm, intelligent advice for transforming an intimate relationship into a lasting source of love and companionship"
Required by many marriage counselling programs. We used it! We are still married!
Outstanding guide for couples who desire a maturing and more loving relationship.
This book gives couples the necessary information to help strengthen and improve their relationship. This "lovely and significant book" is an excellent guide!
From the back cover: "This book will help any couple find the love they want, hidden under all the concealing confusion of a close and intimate relationship." "This lovely and significant book is for people whose marriages are troubled, as well as for those who want to enrich their marriages."
From the back cover of the book: Harvelle Hendrix, Ph.D., has more than 20 years' experience as an educator and therapist. He specializes in working with couples in private practices, teaching marital therapy to therapists, and conducting couples workshops across the country. Dr. Hendrix is the founder/director of the Institute of Relationship Therapy based in Dallas and New York City.
Its not a text book but was used in a psyche class I took a few years ago on Committed Relationships. An interesting book for anyone who wants to understand their relationships better, and not necessarily just for people who are in a relationship that has hit a rough patch.