Establishing a basis for open communication, unselfishness, and love, this collection of information culled from the author's years of counseling experience highlights 25 tactics for avoiding unhappiness and divorce, and caters to the emotional and social needs of spouses and the relationships between them. Fostering the need to develop physical and emotional intimacy, this guide helps couples create a fulfilling and lasting relationship throughout all stages of their married lives with a practical and user-friendly approach that reveals the complex and sensitive bonds of marriage.
Robert F. Stahmann, PhD, is a professor and chair of the graduate programs in marriage and family therapy at Brigham Young University. He is the author of "Becoming One: Intimacy in Marriage." He lives in Provo, Utah.