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Married to distraction [electronic resource] : restoring intimacy and strengthening your marriage in an age of interruption / Edward M. Hallowell and Sue Hallowell, with Melissa Orlov.

Hallowell, Edward M. (Author). Hallowell, Sue. (Added Author). Orlov, Melissa. (Added Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780345519313 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, c2010.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Formatted Contents Note: Modern issues in intimacy. The anatomy of modern love ; Your attention; please? ; Interrupted; everything ; Making time to connect ; Distracters and organizers ; Seemingly selfish ; The big struggle ; Resolving the problems of distraction. Struggle stoppers ; Download overload ; Eliminate toxic worry ; When your spouse has true ADD ; When your spouse feels like your child ; The new world of affairs ; Time for sex ; Just how neat must a person be? ; Managing anger and frustration -- Promoting passionate connection. Conation : an unfamiliar key to empathy ; Special-ize ; Building romance ; The unexpected gift ; Finding hope ; What makes it worthwhile ; Ten reasons not to get divorced, ten reasons to get divorced, forty ways to make your marriage great -- Thirty minutes, thirty days : a workbook for modern marriage.
Summary, etc.: An attention-deficit-disorder expert and couples' therapist outline strategies on how to restore communication and connection in a troubled relationship in spite of hectic lifestyles, providing scripts and detailed advice for repairing estrangements through short daily practices.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York Random House Publishing Group 2010 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject: Marriage > Psychological aspects.
Married people > Psychology.
Intimacy (Psychology)
Marital conflict.
Genre: Electronic books.

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