Couple skills: making your relationship work

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c2006.
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2nd ed.
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English
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Matthew McKay's and Patrick Fanning's self-help books have already sold more than 600,000 copies. Now, the popular authors teach the communication skills couples need to build happy, intimate, lasting relationships. Step-by-step, couples learn how to communicate effectively, negotiate really difficult conflicts, and more.
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157224481
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display_description Love takes work, but, when it comes to relationships, it pays to work smarter. Couple Skills, Second Edition, revised and updated from the therapist-recommended classic, will show you how to work smarter in your relationship. You'll learn to improve communication, cope better with problems, and resolve conflicts with the one you love in healthy and creative ways. Each chapter teaches you an essential skill that supports greater relationship satisfaction and deeper intimacy. New to this edition is a chapter on using acceptance skills, developed from the revolutionary new acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). These new approaches will help you to accept your partner's feelings (and your own emotions) without judgment. Using these techniques will help you decide what you really value in your relationship and then commit to acting in ways that further those values every day. This revised and expanded edition of the classic relationship-skills book offers couples a comprehensive approach to better communication, greater intimacy, and deeper commitment. The new edition includes way to use acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) principles for better conflict management.
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subject_facet Interpersonal Relations
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Introduction -- BASIC SKILLS: Listening -- Expressing feelings and scripting needs -- Reciprocal reinforcement -- ADVANCED SKILLS: Clean communication -- Idenfifying and changing cognitive distortions -- Negotiation -- Problem solving -- ANGER AND CONFLICT: Assesing and changing strategies aversive strategies -- Coping with anger -- Coping with an angry partner -- Time out -- UNDERSTANDING AND CHANGING WHAT GOES WRONG: Identifying schemas about your partner -- Old tapes: separating your partner from your parents -- Coping with your defenses -- Identifying your couple system -- Intervening in your system -- Expectations, rules, and acceptance
title_display Couple skills making your relationship work
title_full Couple skills : making your relationship work [electronic resource] / Matthew McKay, Patrick Fanning, Kim Paleg
Couple skills making your relationship work / Matthew McKay, Patrick Fanning, Kim Paleg
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title_sub making your relationship work
topic_facet ADVANCED SKILLS: Clean communication
ANGER AND CONFLICT: Assesing and changing strategies aversive strategies
BASIC SKILLS: Listening
Coping with an angry partner
Coping with anger
Coping with your defenses
Expectations, rules, and acceptance
Expressing feelings and scripting needs
Idenfifying and changing cognitive distortions
Identifying your couple system
Interpersonal Relations
Interpersonal communication
Interpersonal relations
Intervening in your system
Introduction
Negotiation
Old tapes: separating your partner from your parents
Problem solving
Reciprocal reinforcement
Time out
UNDERSTANDING AND CHANGING WHAT GOES WRONG: Identifying schemas about your partner