101 Relationship Myths: How to Stop Them from Sabotaging Your Happiness

101 Relationship Myths: How to Stop Them from Sabotaging Your Happiness

By: Tim Ray (author)Paperback

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Challenging many common delusions about love, this straight-talking, humorous guide takes a closer look at the insanity of modern-day relationships. The handbook uses simple "mythbusting" techniques for increasing self-awareness and avoiding misguided ideas. Chapters include Stay Far Away from Women in Their 30s!, Your Partner Isn't a Mind Reader, Can a Relationship Only Work if You Compromise?, Does Strong Sexual Attraction Mean You're a Good Match?, and Is It Better to Be in a Relationship Than to Be Single? Guaranteed to provide greater clarity and contentment between any two people, this reference provides provocative-and much-needed-social commentary in a humorous fashion.

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About Author

Tim Ray is a relationship columnist and the manager of a private counseling practice. He has appeared on television relationship programs, been a guest lecturer at couples' therapy school, and has worked with young people with drug addictions and eating disorders, patients with PTSD, and those in need of trauma healing. He has translated books by Deepak Chopra, Byron Katie, the Dalai Lama, and Barbara Berger and has written for Avalon magazine, the Birmingham Post, Logos, and Wave magazine.

Contents

Prologue: Are relationships the work of the Devil? Introduction: A little about this book Part One: 101 Myths about Relationships that Drive Us Crazy - Women's magazine's - the biggest champions of relationship myths! Stay far away from women in their 30s! Stay far away from women in their 30s! Part 2 Are women to blame for all the porn? Are women to blame for all the porn? Part 2 - or Why are men such wimps? Your partner isn't a mind reader "You're selfish if you don't do what I want" f2 + s2 = rls Can a relationship only work if you compromise? Notes from a sex addict's diary Does strong sexual attraction mean you're a good match? Is it better to be in a relationship than to be single? Fed up with the traditional relationship model? Wanted: A quarter of a girlfriend! "Do you want to be my girlfriend for three months?" Going to a relationship interview with Tim Ray What happens to the hero and heroine AFTER they finally get each other? The only thing you can experience in your relationship is your own thinking Who would your partner be if you got your way? Club "Shouldsville" - the hottest club in town! Who needs "commitment" when you have reality? Is a relationship only a success if it lasts until "death do us part"? Are you in a relationship that's not good for you? Be the partner you seek How is your "relationship" with yourself? Total orgasmic bliss What about the great love? or The mother of all relationship myths Have you found the "one and only"? Why is it mainly women who are interested in self-help? Are men and women really different? Interlude: The Devil is worried ... really worried Part Two: A Little about What You Can Do about Them Mythbusting 101 The Work of Byron Katie: The world's best "mythbusting" tool Expectations & Reality Being together in the silence Three ways to cultivate love in your life (and in your relationship) The nature of relationships - 10 basic observations Epilogue: Before and after The short version: Overview of the exercises and "mythbusting" techniques Recommended reading

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/03/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781844095841
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781844095841
  • weight: 330
  • ISBN10: 1844095843
  • translations: Danish

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