Living in a love-hate relationship-with your spouse, kids, parents, friends, co-workers, and even God-can leave you feeling confused and furious. But the practical strategies presented in this book will help you overcome your most agonizing relational predicaments. Drawing on a wealth of experience as therapists and as best-selling authors, David Stoop and Stephen Arterburn provide you with:
- Insightful analysis of the "problem behind the problem behind the problem" in love-hate relationships
- Hands-on questionnaires and exercises to help you sort out your mixed-up feelings
- Real-life case studies that show how you can protect yourself from abuse without cutting yourself off from people you care about
- Professional advice to help you work through your bitterness and disappointment and manage the healing act of forgiveness
|Contributor(s)||Stephen Arterburn , David Stoop|
|About the Contributor(s)||Stephen Arterburn
Stephen Arterburn is a New York Times Best Selling author with more than 8,000,000 books in print. He most recently toured with Women of Faith which he founded in 1995. Arterburn founded New Life Treatment Centers as a company providing Christian counseling and treatment in secular psychiatric hospitals. He also began “New Life Ministries”, producing the number-one Christian counseling radio talk show, “New Life Live,” with an audience of over 3,000,000. He and his wife Misty live near Indianapolis.
David Stoop is a licensed clinical psychologist and the founder and director of The Center for Family Therapy in Newport Beach, California. He received his Masters in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, where he is an adjunct professor, and his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California. Dr. Stoop is often heard as the co-host of the nationally syndicated "New Life Live!" radio program, and has written over 25 books. He and his wife, Jan, live in Newport Beach, California, and have three sons and five grandchildren.
|Publish Date||May 16, 2006|