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
|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.
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