Intimate Marriage


Developing a Life Partnership
By Barry and Emily McCarthy

Intimate Marriage explores the complex relationship of marriage, clarifying and examining issues crucial to women and men whether married or single. It provides guidelines and support for decision making. Case studies and exercises make its concepts personal and concrete. The authors teach conflict resolution and how to successfully implement change. They demonstrate how individual needs can be met while allowing marriage to grow. They also discuss the need for separation and divorce when a marriage is destructive, and review other common problems from alcoholism to sexual dysfunction.

About the Author

Barry and Emily McCarthy are also the authors of the book Sexual Awareness.