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Publisher Comments:

< P> The struggle for intimacy is a complex issue, key to the happiness of every man and woman. It goes on for all of us as long as we live. To be intimate is to be close, to be vulnerable, qualities that are very different from the survival skills we learned. This book will help clarify the issues for you.< P> < P> You can learn to: < /P> < LI> Identify family myths to make you wonder whether having a healthy, intimate relationship is possible.< BR> < BR> < LI> Know the questions to ask to find out whether you and your partner have a long-term future together.< BR> < BR> < LI> Be aware of misunderstandings that can sabotage your relationship.< BR> < BR> < LI> Express your feelings and fears so as to avoid misunderstandings.< BR> < BR> < LI> Find our what to do when your relationship is not working.< BR> < BR> < LI> Create good relationships.< BR> < P> Acquiring intimacy skills can be difficult, but through understanding and effort, they can be learned. This insightful book is a good place to begin.< /P>

Synopsis:

Janet Woititz has revised and expanded The Struggle for Intimacy, one of the most popular recovery bestsellers of all time to address adults who grew up in any dysfunctional family. This insightful book shows how to overcome inappropriate patterns of behavior learned from parents. New material tells how to create a healthy relationship and what to do when it's not working.

Synopsis:

Offers advice for adult children of dysfunctional families to establish good relationships and discusses the underlying issues that can create misunderstandings and sabotage relationships.

Synopsis:

The struggle for intimacy is a complex issue, key to the happiness of every man and woman. It goes on for all of us as long as we live. To be intimate is to be close, to be vulnerable, qualities that are very different from the survival skills we learned. This book will help clarify the issues for you.

You can learn to:

  • Identify family myths to make you wonder whether having a healthy, intimate relationship is possible.

  • Know the questions to ask to find out whether you and your partner have a long-term future together.

  • Be aware of misunderstandings that can sabotage your relationship.

  • Express your feelings and fears so as to avoid misunderstandings.

  • Find our what to do when your relationship is not working.

  • Create good relationships.

    Acquiring intimacy skills can be difficult, but through understanding and effort, they can be learned. This insightful book is a good place to begin.

  • About the Author

    Janet Woititz was the author of Adult Children of Alcoholics, which was on the New York Times bestseller list for over a year. She wrote several other books, including Lifeskills for Adult Children; The Self-Sabotage Syndrome; The Struggle for Intimacy; Marriage on the Rocks; Healing Your Sexual Self and many others. Woititz was the director and founder of the Institute for Counseling and Training in West Caldwell, New Jersey.

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9781558742772
    Subtitle:
    Revised and Expanded for All Adults
    Author:
    Woititz, Janet Geringer
    Author:
    Woititz, Janet Geringer
    Author:
    Woititz, Janet G.
    Publisher:
    HCI
    Location:
    Deerfield Beach, Fla. :
    Subject:
    General
    Subject:
    Interpersonal Relations
    Subject:
    Family Relationships
    Subject:
    Family
    Subject:
    Intimacy (psychology)
    Subject:
    Intimacy.
    Subject:
    General Family & Relationships
    Subject:
    Psychology : General
    Copyright:
    Edition Description:
    Paperback
    Series Volume:
    no. 2
    Publication Date:
    October 1993
    Binding:
    Paperback
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Yes
    Pages:
    135
    Dimensions:
    8.5 x 5.5 in 0.45 lb

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    Product details 135 pages Health Communications - English 9781558742772 Reviews:
    "Synopsis" by , Janet Woititz has revised and expanded The Struggle for Intimacy, one of the most popular recovery bestsellers of all time to address adults who grew up in any dysfunctional family. This insightful book shows how to overcome inappropriate patterns of behavior learned from parents. New material tells how to create a healthy relationship and what to do when it's not working.
    "Synopsis" by , Offers advice for adult children of dysfunctional families to establish good relationships and discusses the underlying issues that can create misunderstandings and sabotage relationships.
    "Synopsis" by , The struggle for intimacy is a complex issue, key to the happiness of every man and woman. It goes on for all of us as long as we live. To be intimate is to be close, to be vulnerable, qualities that are very different from the survival skills we learned. This book will help clarify the issues for you.

    You can learn to:

  • Identify family myths to make you wonder whether having a healthy, intimate relationship is possible.

  • Know the questions to ask to find out whether you and your partner have a long-term future together.

  • Be aware of misunderstandings that can sabotage your relationship.

  • Express your feelings and fears so as to avoid misunderstandings.

  • Find our what to do when your relationship is not working.

  • Create good relationships.

    Acquiring intimacy skills can be difficult, but through understanding and effort, they can be learned. This insightful book is a good place to begin.

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