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The relationship cure : a five-step guide for building better connections with family, friends, and lovers / John M. Gottman and Joan DeClaire.

Gottman, John Mordechai. (Author). DeClaire, Joan. (Added Author).


From the country's foremost relationship expert and New York Times bestselling author Dr. John M. Gottman comes a powerful, simple five-step program, based on twenty years of innovative research, for greatly improving all of the relationships in your life -- with spouses and lovers, children, siblings, and even your colleagues at work. In The Relationship Cure, Dr. Gottman: Reveals the key elements of healthy relationships, emphasizing the importance of what he calls "emotional connection"; Introduces the powerful new concept of the emotional "bid," the fundamental unit of emotional connection; Provides remarkably empowering tools for improving the way you bid for emotional connection and how you respond to others' bids. - Publisher.
One of the nation's top relationship doctors outlines his program for repairing damaged relationships between spouses, lovers, co-workers, and family members.

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  • ISBN: 0609608096
  • ISBN: 9780609608098
  • ISBN: 0609809539
  • ISBN: 9780609809532
  • Physical Description: x, 319 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2001.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
How we connect emotionally -- Step one: Look at your bids for connection -- Six bid busters and how to avoid them -- Step two: Discover your brain's emotional command systems -- Step three: Examine your emotional heritage -- Step four: Sharpen your emotional communication skills -- Step five. Find shared meaning -- Apply what you've learned.
Subject: Interpersonal relations.
Interpersonal communication.
Social interaction.
Interpersonal communication.
Interpersonal relations.
Social interaction.

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Homer Public Library 158.2 GOT (Text) 000154224 Nonfiction Checked out 04/12/2023

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