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Conscious Loving

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Conscious Loving

The Journey to Co-Committment

By Gay Hendricks; Kathlyn Hendricks

Bantam, Paperback, 9780553354119, 304pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1992

Here is a powerful new program that can clearaway the unconscious agreements patterns thatundermine even your best intentions. Through their ownmarriage and through twenty years' experiencecounseling more than one thousand couples, therapistsGay and Kathlyn Hendricks have developed precisestrategies to help you create a vital partnershipand enhance the energy, creativity, and happiness ofeach individual. You will learn how to: Let goof power struggles and need for control; Balanceneeds for closeness and separateness; Increaseintimacy by telling the "microscopic truth";Communicate in a positive way that stopsarguments; Make agreements you can keep; Allow morepleasure into your life. Addressed to individuals aswell as to couples, Conscious Lovingwill heal old hurts and deepen your capacity forenjoyment, security, and enduing love.

Praise For Conscious Loving

"I  consider Gay and Kathlyn to be my teachers. I  encourage you to buy this book and use it to the  hilt."-John Bradshaw.

"Gay and  Kathlyn's book offers invaluable insights into the  real workings of making a lasting, breakthrough  commitment."--Bonnie Raitt, singer-songwriter