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Transformation through Intimacy: The Journey toward Awakened Monogamy

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Intimate relationship has long been viewed and lived as a lesser alternative to spiritual life. More recently, the need to integrate our spiritual and intimate lives, rather than maintaining separate spheres and relationships on autopilot, has become increasingly apparent. Given the high rates of infidelity and divorce, it would seem that the possibilities of freedom through intimacy have not been explored in much depth. Too often we pull away when relationships become difficult, missing out on the rewards of connecting more profoundly.

The passage from immature to mature monogamy is not only a journey of ripening intimacy with a partner, but also a journey into and through zones of ourselves that may be very difficult to accept and integrate with the rest of our being. Transformation through Intimacy explores intimate relationships through a four-stage lens: me-centered, we-centered codependent, we-centered coindependent, and being-centered. Bringing his many years of experience as a psychotherapist and spiritual practitioner to the subject, Masters shows readers not only how to navigate the thickets of reactivity, conflict, shame, anger, fear, and doubt, but how to understand them in a new light so that a deeper level of relating to oneself and one's partner becomes possible, opening new levels of trust, commitment, and love.

About the Author

Robert Augustus Masters, PhD, is the author of 11 books, including Spiritual Bypassing, Divine Dynamite, and Freedom Doesn't Mind Its Chains. He holds a doctorate in psychology, and is a master integral psychotherapist and trainer of psychotherapists. He lives in Ashland, OR.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781583943885
Publisher:
North Atlantic Books
Subject:
Body, Mind & Spirit : Inspiration & Personal Growth
Author:
Masters, Robert Augustus Phd
Author:
Masters, Robert Augustus
Subject:
Self-Help : Personal Growth - General
Subject:
Psychology : Psychotherapy - Couples & Family
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main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
March 2012
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
288

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Religion » Western Religions » Inspirational

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