When You Have Outgrown Him: Whether to Stay or Go [NOOK Book]

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When You Have Outgrown Him deals head-on with a major relationship issue: women who outgrow their mates. Author Dr. Kimberly Ventus-Darks unravels this taboo subject and provides a clear guide to evaluating whether to stay or go. A helpful companion for the many women that are embarrassed to admit they may have chosen poorly, or are still with mates who are not mature or responsible, this book helps women deal with conflicting feelings over men that are often loving fathers, committed family men, and hard ...
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When You Have Outgrown Him: Whether to Stay or Go

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Overview

When You Have Outgrown Him deals head-on with a major relationship issue: women who outgrow their mates. Author Dr. Kimberly Ventus-Darks unravels this taboo subject and provides a clear guide to evaluating whether to stay or go. A helpful companion for the many women that are embarrassed to admit they may have chosen poorly, or are still with mates who are not mature or responsible, this book helps women deal with conflicting feelings over men that are often loving fathers, committed family men, and hard workers. Ventus-Darks uses women's real-life stories to help readers sort out the pros and cons and reflect on their personal situations. More than a guide to action, When You Have Outgrown Him also addresses why women feel they've outgrown their mates, in addition to discussing marital imbalances, the ten ways couples sabotage relationships, and practical solutions. With this insightful information on why women choose to leave, the three proven options for women who stay, and more, this is the one resource that women who are conflicted about their mates need to have.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780882824253
  • Publisher: New Horizon Press
  • Publication date: 7/10/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 874,282
  • File size: 403 KB

Meet the Author

Kimberly Ventus-Darks has a doctorate in Interpersonal Communication and Administration with a Spiritual Emphasis as well as degrees in Social Work, Health Care Administration and Business Administration. Dr. Ventus-Darks is a national and international motivational speaker and president of The Dr. Kim Experience, LLC, consulting business. She has also been an advice columnist, professor and radio personality. More information about Dr. Ventus-Darks can be found on her web site, www.Dr.KimSpeaks.com. She resides in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1 Is Your Forty-Two-Year-Old Husband Still Watching Cartoons? 3

2 Is it the Mother's Fault? 25

3 Financial and Infidelity Stressors 37

4 Deception 51

5 Relationship Stages 67

6 The Secret Rewards of Outgrowing Him 89

7 Secrets Your Mother Did Not Tell You 99

8 Deadly Mistakes Women Make 109

9 Prince Charming Doesn't Exist 115

10 Is There Any Hope? 123

11 For Men Only: How to Play the Game 133

12 Are You Worth the Change He Will Need to Make? 151

13 Self Reflections 155

14 Forgive Yourself and Him 167

15 Is the Marriage Worth Staying? 175

16 Dreaming of Leaving 183

17 Looking for a New Mate 191

18 Release or Rekindle? 213

Acknowledgments 221

Notes 223

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