Life Preservers: Good Advice When You Need It Most

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With wit, wisdom and uncommon sense, Dr. Harriet Lerner gives readers the tools to solve problems and create joy, meaning and integrity in their relationships. Women will find Life Preservers (more than 40,000 copies sold in hardcover) to be an invaluable motivational guide that covers the landscape of work and creativity, anger and intimacy, friendship and marriage, children and parents, loss and betrayal, sexuality and health and much more.

With new insights and a results-oriented approach, Dr. Lerner answers womenís most frequently asked questions and offers the best advice for problems women face today:

I always pick the wrong guys.
Should I move in with him?
I canít stand my boss.
Should I leave my marriage?
How can I recover from his affair?
Is my fantasy abnormal?
Is my therapy working?
I miss my mother.
I canít believe I was fired.

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Is my therapy working? Should I stay or leave him? Why do I always pick the wrong guys? Am I a lesbian? Here is good (actually, the best) advice when you need it most. In a user-friendly question and answer format, you will find Dr. Lerner's short, witty and incredibly wise answers to women's big questions on love and life. Just when you thought you couldn't digest another directive on how to live your life, Dr. Lerner cuts right through the confusion and tosses a life preserver your way. Plus, the most provocative and thought-provoking "Good Marriage Test" you've ever seen.

About the Author:

Harriet Lerner, Ph.D., is one of our nation’s most loved and respected relationship experts. Renowned for her work on the psychology of women and family relationships, she served as a staff psychologist at the Menninger Clinic for more than two decades. A distinguished lecturer, workshop leader, and psychotherapist, she is the author of The Dance of Anger and other bestselling books. She is also, with her sister, an award-winning children's book writer. She and her husband are therapists in Lawrence, Kansas, and have two sons.

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