Married to distraction : restoring intimacy and strengthening your marriage in an age of interruption / Edward M. Hallowell and Sue Hallowell, with Melissa Orlov.
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- ISBN: 9780345519313 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 
- Copyright: ©2010
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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.
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.
Electronic reproduction. New York Random House Publishing Group 2010 Available via World Wide Web.
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