Effective Marriage Counseling: The His Needs, Her Needs Guide to Helping Couples

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Finally, the marriage counseling resource you've been waiting for!

For more than thirty years, Dr. Willard F. Harley, Jr., has been using a comprehensive marriage counseling program--through both his private counseling practice and his many books--that has helped millions of couples strengthen and save their marriages. Now his proven methods are available for the first time for students, counselors, pastors, and concerned laypeople in this ...

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Overview

Finally, the marriage counseling resource you've been waiting for!

For more than thirty years, Dr. Willard F. Harley, Jr., has been using a comprehensive marriage counseling program--through both his private counseling practice and his many books--that has helped millions of couples strengthen and save their marriages. Now his proven methods are available for the first time for students, counselors, pastors, and concerned laypeople in this remarkable new resource.

With Effective Marriage Counseling, Dr. Harley teaches you how to become the effective marriage coach that he's been for decades. Beginning with an introduction to his core concept, the Love Bank, and progressing through applications of that concept, this new resource offers a comprehensive overview of the tools and techniques that have brought Dr. Harley counseling success--and prepares you to achieve the same kind of success in your own counseling practice.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780800719456
  • Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 2/1/2010
  • Pages: 188
  • Sales rank: 540,139
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Willard F. Harley, Jr. is a nationally acclaimed clinical psychologist, marriage counselor, and bestselling author. His popular website, www.marriagebuilders.com, offers practical solutions to almost any marital problem. Dr. Harley and his wife, Joyce, host a three-hour live radio call-in show called Marriage Builders Radio, and they also host Marriage Builders Weekends across the country. They live in White Bear Lake, Minnesota.
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Table of Contents

Part 1 Theory: The Harley Model for Marital Satisfaction

1 A Simple and Effective Model 9

2 The Basic Assumption: The Love Bank 15

3 What Does a Good Marriage Counselor Do? 23

4 What Is Marriage Coaching? 33

Part 2 Method: Building Love Bank Balances

5 Love Bank Deposits for Men 49

6 Love Bank Deposits for Women 65

7 The Policy of Undivided Attention 79

8 Control and Abuse 89

9 Dishonesty and Annoying Behavior 101

10 Independent Behavior and the Policy of Joint Agreement 109

Part 3 Application: A Case Study

11 Intake and Assessment 121

12 Treatment 137

13 Practice and Discharge 149

Appendix A Love Bank Inventory 167

Appendix B Memorandum of Agreement 173

Appendix C Telephone Counseling 179

Notes 181

Index 183

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