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Diagnosis: Married is designed as a preventive guide to help you deal with, and in many cases, head off marital strife. It addresses a wide array of relationship topics -- from dealing with in-laws, to grappling with money matters to igniting your love life.
The purpose of Diagnosis: Married is to propel you into a "marriage improvement movement." Change can only occur when you act upon new information. If you do what the "Just Do Its" tell you to do, your relationship will move in a positive direction, even if making that move feels awkward or painful at first.
Try five of Kathy's "Just Do It" exercises for everyday solutions to relationship dilemmas:
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Excerpted from Diagnosis:Married by Kathy Dawson © December, 2000, Perigee Books. Used by permission.