All of Dr. Schnarch’s books are now available at New updated Release of German language version of Intimacy & Desire was accompanied by 5 city workshop tour by Dr. Schnarch . Ideas to Ponder by Dr. David Schnarch. A Review of “Intimacy & Desire: Awaken the Passion in Your Relationship”. David Schnarch. (). New York: Sterling Productions, pp. ‘How do you keep a sexual relationship alive, intimate and passionate? David Schnarch offers the best answers to this question in his book Intimacy & Desire by.

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Looking for beautiful books? The worst in us denies its very existence – and in trying to pretend we have no issues we do great damage. This book was written by a non-LDS sex therapist about long term relationships and contains open and sometimes explicit discussion on sexual behavior. A book I pick up, then put away I don’t agree with some of his intimxcy — he invokes a lot of darwinism as cause for things — and while he doesn’t come off as much of davkd religious man, his concepts resonate regardle This would be a 5 star book for me if it weren’t schnarhc the amount of cursing in it, which I don’t care for.

It’s about being loyal, truthful, and forthright even when it’s difficult.

Jun 19, Crysta added it. Schnarch’s great message is that most of us can overcome our relationship problems by first focusing on differentiating ourselves, using the Four Points of Balance: It also felt like the use of scenarios and case examples was a little too heavy – I want to hear what the expert has to say, not how other couples fight!

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In Intimacy and Desire: Wonderful information if you can get past some of the crude or graphic portrayals. This is a great book for anyone who is married to read but I need to start this review with a some words of caution: In Intimacy and Desire: Through case studies of couples he worked with, Dr.


Solutions to some problems only exist after we go through them, because our development is the solution. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Schnarch explains why couples in long term relationships have sexual desire desirf, regardless of how much they love each other or how well they communicate. Oct 01, Matthew Parks rated it really liked it. That said, the main focus of this book Chapters is how to grow and blossom a loving, long term relationship-not by loving your partner more or communicating better-but by using what he calls the Four Points of Balance.

Return to Book Page. Aug 23, Lidja rated it it was amazing Shelves: We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Good theory supporting a positive psychology, behavioral therapy approach; but lacking in direct application on paper.

Most couple’s therapy books focus on how each person should behave but those techniques don’t work if both parties aren’t on board. For intimcay sex book, it was a little on the boring side, and also a bit too clinical for me. You will see yourself in the pages of this book. Passionate Marriage offers useful technique and concepts, but the ways in which they interconnect weren’t always as clear to me.

Well, the book says, get your Four Points in balance. How do we fix it?

Intimacy & Desire: Awaken the Passion in Your Relationship by David Schnarch

Sep 09, Christy rated it really liked it Shelves: The demand to ‘be there for each other’ feels suffocating! Jntimacy partly about the frequency with which he insists that his clinical intimaacy trumps research-validated approaches though, to his credit, he’s usually transparent about the fact that he’s doing soand partly about the extent to which this book feels like a very, very extensi I found the tone of this book frankly obnoxious.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Through case studies of couples he worked with, Dr.

Intimacy & Desire

Jan 30, Jessica Wilcox rated it liked it. Doug and I often say counseling provides one arena for confession and redemption because we face ourselves and see ourselves honestly. Mar 20, Patti rated it it was amazing. I liked that each chapter focused around a specific couple and that some of the couples were same sex I found myself relating to many of the problems the couples had and that helped me figure out which techniques would be useful to me.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Just do it and see how well things work after! This would be a 5 star book for me if it weren’t for the amount of imtimacy in it, which I don’t care for. Time for a more fun subject for my next book. Dennoch, auch dieses Buch ist nicht ganz leicht zu lesen bzw. I particularly like Dr.

The other is the growth cycle, where your relationship changes and anxiety is higher. More about David Schnarch. I enjoyed his matter of fact descriptions, like, “Fucking involves nuances of meaning, particularly of the lusty, lascivious, desirous, carnal, and wanton variety.

Intimacy & Desire: Awaken the Passion in Your Relationship

David Schnarch with desiree sex lives in shambles, wondering what’s wrong with them, considering divorce. Without both, things fall apart. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He discu This is a great book for anyone who is married to read but I need to start this review with a some words of caution: Not really what I expected but useful info.