Deceived: Facing Sexual Betrayal, Lies, and Secrets

Deceived: Facing Sexual Betrayal, Lies, and Secrets

by Claudia Black
     
 

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Pornography, cybersex, prostitutes, voyeurism, multiple affairs. No matter their "drug" of choice, men who act out sexually leave their partners reeling in fear, rage, incredible shame, and isolation.

But there is hope.

In Deceived, bestselling author Claudia Black offers women in relationships plagued by sexual betrayal the care and guidance to

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Pornography, cybersex, prostitutes, voyeurism, multiple affairs. No matter their "drug" of choice, men who act out sexually leave their partners reeling in fear, rage, incredible shame, and isolation.

But there is hope.

In Deceived, bestselling author Claudia Black offers women in relationships plagued by sexual betrayal the care and guidance to create a new path of clarity, direction, and confidence. Black uses stories of real women who have been through a wide variety of experiences to help readers develop the understanding and skills to:

  • confront their partners
  • heighten their personal security by setting nonnegotiable boundaries
  • avoid preoccupation with their partners' problems
  • practice forgiveness
  • let go of the uncontrollable
  • talk to their children
  • make positive changes derived from esteem and integrity
Deceived teaches women how to proactively emerge from emotional isolation, shed secrets and shame, and discover their power to incite positive change in their relationships.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592856985
Publisher:
Hazelden Publishing
Publication date:
02/20/2009
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
352,682
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Meet the Author

Claudia Black has worked in the field of addictive disorders for over thirty years. Her work is seminal to the underpinnings of the codependency and trauma field. She was a pioneer in working with children from alcoholic homes and establishing the need for treating not just the addicted person, but the entire family. Claudia's workshops, training seminars and professional consultation services are presented worldwide. Working with sex addiction specialist and pioneer Patrick Carnes for six years, Claudia expanded her work with families and facilitated groups with women whose male partners' were acting out with sexually compulsive behaviors. Deceived is Black's fourteenth book. She is best known for her book, It Will Never Happen To Me with over two million copies sold to date. Today Claudia resides in the Pacific Northwest with her husband Jack and their two dogs, Quinn and Katie.

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