How to Marry Right and Avoid Divorce: Tips from Thirty-three Years of Private Practice
Do you see marriage in your future but worry about becoming another divorce statistic? If so, this book is a must-read. Whether you are marrying for the first time or have been divorced and want to get back in the dating game, Dr. Susana O'Hara offers simple advice about the steps you can take to marry right, stay married, and decrease your chances of divorce. How to Marry Right and Avoid Divorce includes real-life examples of how several of Dr. O'Hara's clients did just that. Dr. O'Hara also illustrates the poor choices many before you have made so you can learn from them. Dr. O'Hara's encouraging tips for finding the right person to marry have led countless people down the path to marital happiness. She offers suggestions for how to think realistically about marriage, how to best present yourself, and how to engage in meaningful conversation, among other useful topics. Now she can help you to learn How to Marry Right and Avoid Divorce.
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A Case Study and a Discussion of Common Myths
Thinkingthe First Step in Marrying Well
Saying Hello and Getting the Most Out of What Happens
Using Common Sense to Protect Yourself
How to Tell If Someone Is Lying and What to Do about It
Presenting Yourself to Future Mates
How You Can Overcome Disadvantages
Selecting Acceptance and Rejection Criteria
Learning to Talk
The Use and Misuse of Common Sense
Is It a Lie or Is It Not a Lie?
Details of SelfPresentation
The Help of Trusted Family Members
Acceptance and Rejection Criteria Contributed by LongMarried Couples and Health Care Professionals
How Family and Friends Can Help
The Importance of Being SelfDisciplined
More Trouble with Mythical Thinking
A Guide to the Types of Mental Health Professionals Who Provide Medication and Psychotherapy
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