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Divorce Busting: A Revolutionary and Rapid Program for Staying Together

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In this ground-breaking book, Michele Weiner-Davis gives straightforward, effective advice on how couples can stay together instead of come apart.

Using case histories to illustrate her marriage-enriching, divorce-preventing techniques, which can be used even if only one partner participates, Weiner-Davis shows readers:

x How to leave the past behind and set attainable goals
x Strategies for identifying problem-solving behavior that works — and how to make changes last
x "Uncommon-sense" methods for breaking unproductive patterns

Inspirational and accessible, Divorce Busting shows readers in pain that working it out is better than getting out.

Synopsis:

In this ground-breaking book, Michele Weiner-Davis gives straightforward, effective advice on how couples can stay together instead of come apart.

Using case histories to illustrate her marriage-enriching, divorce-preventing techniques, which can be used even if only one partner participates, Weiner-Davis shows readers:

* How to leave the past behind and set attainable goals

* Strategies for identifying problem-solving behavior that works — and how to make changes last

* "Uncommon-sense" methods for breaking unproductive patterns

Inspirational and accessible, Divorce Busting shows readers in pain that working it out is better than getting out.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 239) and index.

About the Author

Michele Weiner-Davis, M.S.W., is a therapist in private practice specializing in Solution-Oriented Brief Therapy. Her highly acclaimed workshops have earned her national recognition. She lives with her husband and two children in Illinois.

Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction: Love the One You're With

PART ONE

CHAPTER 1: Divorce Is Not the Answer

CHAPTER 2: Illusions Leading to Dis-solutions

CHAPTER 3: What Solution-Oriented Brief Therapy Is and How It Can Help You — Fast

PART TWO

CHAPTER 4: It Takes One to Tango: Change Your Marriage by Changing Yourself

CHAPTER 5: Making a Habit of It: Identifying Patterns That Work

CHAPTER 6: Breaking the Habit: Interrupting Destructive Patterns

CHAPTER 7: Make Yourself Happy for a Change

PART THREE

CHAPTER 8: Keeping the Changes Going

CHAPTER 9: Is Working on My Marriage Working?

CHAPTER 10: Parting Words

Selected Bibliography

Recommended Reading

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780671797256
Author:
Weiner-Davis, Michele
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Author:
Davis, Michele Weiner
Author:
Weiner Davis, Michele
Author:
Weiner, Michele
Author:
Weiner-Davis, Michele
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Interpersonal Relations
Subject:
Marriage
Subject:
Family Relationships
Subject:
Conflict Resolution
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Sociology
Subject:
Sociology, anthropology and archaeology
Subject:
Divorce
Subject:
Counseling - Marriage
Subject:
Communication in marriage
Subject:
Marital psychotherapy
Subject:
Psychotherapy - Couples & Family
Subject:
Self-Help/Relationships
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Fireside ed.
Edition Description:
B102
Series Volume:
1958, no.9
Publication Date:
February 1993
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.44 x 5.5 in 7.875 oz

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"Synopsis" by , In this ground-breaking book, Michele Weiner-Davis gives straightforward, effective advice on how couples can stay together instead of come apart.

Using case histories to illustrate her marriage-enriching, divorce-preventing techniques, which can be used even if only one partner participates, Weiner-Davis shows readers:

* How to leave the past behind and set attainable goals

* Strategies for identifying problem-solving behavior that works — and how to make changes last

* "Uncommon-sense" methods for breaking unproductive patterns

Inspirational and accessible, Divorce Busting shows readers in pain that working it out is better than getting out.

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