Fighting for your marriage has been the go-to-reference guide for Committed Relationship and Marriage Builders seeking a healthy, loving, and long-lasting relationship.
First available in 1994, this research-based marriage program contains quintessential research from groundbreaking studies that have taught couples how to handle conflict constructively, maintain relationship health, and reduce the likelihood of divorce.
The authors believe the recipe for a great relationship includes, "a cup of love, a cup of commitment, and several spoons of compatibility of interest, a cup and a half of skill in handling conflicts, and a pinch of magic." And they should know after having worked successfully with thousands of couples!
Research with couples just like you has proven that when you use the skills, techniques, and the insights presented in this book you will significantly increase your chances of staying together and valuing and enjoying your relationship.
Some key points you will learn in Fighting For Your Marriage:
1. Decide, don't slide. Make important decisions together.
2. Do your part. Do positive things for your partner.
3. Make it safe to connect. Stay calm and anger-free.
4. Open the doors to positive connections. Build friendship, understanding, spirituality, and romantic connections.
5. Decide to commit. Staying together is a choice.
Few books can compare to this comprehensive, research based, common sense relationship enhancing book, Fighting For Your Marriage. It’s wisdom, insightfulness, and humanness make it a 'one-of-a-kind' resource and 'must read' for anyone who values their marriage or committed relationship and family.