Saving Your Second Marriage before It Starts: Nine Questions to Ask before--and after--You Remarry: Workbook for Women: Expanded and Updated Edition

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Complete with twenty-eight self tests---two of them brand-new---and a new group discussion guide, the expanded and updated Saving Your Second Marriage Before It Starts workbooks for men and women will help couples uncover and understand the unique shaping factors they bring into their second marriage both as men and women and as individuals.
Exercises and assignments will help couples identify and meld their love styles, face the myths of ...
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Overview

Complete with twenty-eight self tests---two of them brand-new---and a new group discussion guide, the expanded and updated Saving Your Second Marriage Before It Starts workbooks for men and women will help couples uncover and understand the unique shaping factors they bring into their second marriage both as men and women and as individuals.
Exercises and assignments will help couples identify and meld their love styles, face the myths of remarriage honestly, become soul mates, identify each person's 'hot topics,' and much more.
The discussion guide in each workbook integrates with the Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts DVD (sold separately and includes seven pre-marriage sessions plus two additional sessions specifically designed to help prepare couples for remarriage) to facilitate lively and eye-opening interaction. Each session links with the workbook exercises and concludes with exercises each couple can do together between each lesson.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780310275855
  • Publisher: Zondervan
  • Publication date: 10/28/2006
  • Series: Workbook for Women Series
  • Edition description: Workbook
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 129,705
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.31 (d)

Meet the Author

Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott are founders of RealRelationships.com and the Center for Relationship Development at Seattle Pacific University. Their bestselling books include Love Talk, Crazy Good Sex, and the award-winning Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts. Their work has been featured in the New York Times and USA Today, and they have appeared on CNN, Good Morning America, and Oprah. They live with their two young sons in Seattle. SPANISH BIO: Les y Leslie forman un equipo como marido y mujer, y son expertos avanzados en los asuntos concernientes a las relaciones personales. Muestran sus experiencias como padres con el objetivo de ayudarte a cumplir la vocacion mas grande de u vida.
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Table of Contents


How to Use This Workbook     5
Exercises
The Remarriage Motivation Test     6
The Remarriage Readiness Questionnaire     8
Your Personal Ten Commandments     10
Making Your Roles Conscious     12
From Idealizing to Realizing Your Partner     14
Exploring Unfinished Business     16
Assessing Your Self-image     18
Defining Love     20
Your Changing Love Style     22
Cultivating Intimacy     24
Listening to Your Self-Talk     26
Avoiding the Blame Game     28
Adjusting to Things Beyond Your Control     30
How Well Do You Communicate?     32
The Daily Temperature Reading     34
I Can Hear Clearly Now     36
Couple's Inventory     38
Your Top Ten Needs     40
Identifying Your Hot Topics     42
Mind Reading     44
Sharing Withholds     45
Creating a Clean Slate     46
Remarried with Children     48
Your Spiritual Journey     50
Improving Your Serve     52
Study Your Spouse     54
Getting Your Sex Life Off to a Great Start     56
Money Talks and So Can We     61
Sessions For Group or Couple Discussion with the DVD Curriculum
Introduction     70
Have You Faced the Myths of Marriage with Honesty?     73
Can You Identify Your Love Style?     77
Have You Developed the Habit of Happiness?     80
Can You Say What You Mean and Understand What You Hear?     83
Have You Bridged the Gender Gap?     87
Do You Know How to Fight a Good Fight?     90
Are You and Your Partner Soul Mates?     93
Additional Sessions For Couples Considering Remarriage
Are You Ready to Get Married Again?     99
Do You Know How to Blend a Family?     102
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