Strengthen and deepen your love with a fun, ingenious program of eight life-changing conversationsâ€”on essential topics such as money, sex, and trustâ€”from two of the worldâ€™s leading marriage researchers and clinicians.
Navigating the challenges of long-term commitment takes effortâ€”and it just got simpler, with this empowering, step-by-step guide to communicating about the things that matter most to you and your partner. Drawing on forty years of research from their world-famous Love Lab, Dr. John Gottman and Dr. Julie Schwartz Gottman invite couples on eight fun, easy, and profoundly rewarding dates, each one focused on a make-or-break issue: trust, conflict, sex, money, family, adventure, spirituality, and dreams.
Interactive activities and prompts provide motivation to stay open, stay curious, and, most of all, stay talking to each other. And the rangeâ€”from the four skills you need for intimate conversation (including Put Into Words What You Are Feeling) to tips on being honest about your needs, while also validating your partnerâ€™s own emotionsâ€”will resonate, whether youâ€™re newly together or a longtime couple looking to fortify your bond. You will discover (or rediscover) your partner like never beforeâ€”and be able to realize your hopes and dreams for the love you desire and deserve.