Published in by W. Passionate Marriage has become a perennial best-seller from of word-of-mouth advertizing by its growing loyal readership. We appreciate your continued support. Has sex with your partner become routine and unfulfilling?
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Published in by W. Passionate Marriage has become a perennial best-seller from of word-of-mouth advertizing by its growing loyal readership. We appreciate your continued support. Has sex with your partner become routine and unfulfilling? Up until now, most therapists would recommend a few changes in technique to spice things up. But renowned sex and marital therapist David Schnarch proposes in his groundbreaking book that, while this traditional approach might jump-start arousal, it often destroys intimacy in the process.
David goes beyond simply curing sexual dysfunctions to show couples how to grow closer in their marriage. Bringing passion to your love life involves more than mood music and clever techniques.
Gaining more differentiation is not easy-and Dr. David warns that any "expert" who promises Eros and intimacy in ten easy steps should not be trusted. Sexual encounters provide perfect opportunities to differentiate and develop the strength to love deeply.
Mixing humor and compassion, Dr. Every sexual exchange, from kissing to daring erotic behaviors, is a graphic picture of how you and your partner feel about yourselves and each other outside the bedroom.
He goes beyond simply curing sexual dysfunctions to help people achieve their sexual potential. For some that means the jolt of "wall-socket sex" and experiences of sexual transcendence. In this respectful, erotic, uplifting, and spiritual guide to sexual and emotional fulfillment, Dr. This award is given for "books that have changed the lives of millions and their authors have become a major force in American culture.
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Overview Published in by W. New release contains a new forward and key-concepts guide based on reader comments. Passionate Marriage has become a perennial best-seller from of word-of-mouth advertising by its growing loyal readership. We appreciate your continued support.
Passionate Marriage: Keeping Love and Intimacy Alive in Committed Relationships
But when a marriage fails those who marry live at home in hell. Euripides, B. Her smile and gratitude make clear her intent. She speaks like a person who has stumbled upon new possibilities, not like someone who has learned she is more damaged than she thought. Karen and her husband have flown in to see me for three-hour therapy sessions on three consecutive days. Karen asked for time to work on our sexual difficulties, and I gave her twenty-four years! Five years into our relationship I was unhappy sexually - so unhappy that I researched the leaders in sex therapy at the time, and Ken and I went to one of them.
Vurn Passionate Marriage: Keeping Love and Intimacy Alive in Committed Relationships I think there are probably ways of reconciling this, but Scharch did not acknowledge this, mention it, or attempt to address it. You do it by getting into a relationship and going through this incredible developmental process that is built into all emotionally committed relationships. So the hallmark of a well-developed person is not [just] a person who can stand on their own against pressure to conform and at the same time flex and bend when circumstances [require]. A very useful book, I learnt a lot from it about differentiation, self-validation and how to grow and mature emotionally in a relationship. Those parts can be skimmed over if you want. This is pretty unheard of in modern self-help type books. Passionate Marriage : Keeping Love and Intimacy Alive in Committed Relationships But more recently, I propose that there is actually a fourth drive of sexual desire, and that fourth drive is more powerful that the other three combined: I have a dog-eared copy that is going on ten years old I find myself becoming less rigid.