Let me help you take your marriage from good to really great. I've developed five steps that will help you and your spouse move beyond a so-so
marriage to one that is exceptional, robust, and enduring.
We all deserve to be happy in our marriage, and that's why I'm so excited about my new book--the steps are easy, and the results can be life-changing.
Dr. Terri Orbuch (aka The Love Doctor)
About the Book
Based on a landmark, decades-long study of marriage -- the longest study of its kind -- this accessible book presents five simple, realistic proven steps for any couple who wants to turn a humdrum marriage into wedded bliss.
Contrary to popular wisdom, a fulfilling marriage doesn't require years of hard work. As Dr. Terri Orbuch has discovered throughout her career as a marriage expert, therapist, and researcher, the simplest targeted actions can bring significant positive changes to a relationship. In 5 Simple Steps to Take Your Marriage from Good to Great, Orbuch reveals the findings of her groundbreaking, National Institutes of Health-funded study of hundreds of couples.
Orbuch puts this research to work in an easy-to-follow five-step program appropriate for people at every stage of marriage, suggesting small behavioral and attitude changes that anyone can make and that are easy to incorporate into any routine. She shows you how to:
Expect less and get more from your partner
Give incentives and rewards
Have daily briefings for improved communication
Keep costs low and benefits high
Practical and even fun, this book is a must-have guide for making marriage stronger.
Did You Know
that sharing quirky personality characteristics plays an important role in marital happiness?
that men fall in love faster than women do?
that men get more upset by sexual infidelity, while women get more upset by emotional infidelity?
that if you're a newlywed couple, you can improve your chances of marital happiness by eating together once a day?