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The Dance of Intimacy: A Woman's Guide to Courageous Acts of Change in Key Relationships (Paperback)

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In The Dance of Intimacy, the bestselling author of The Dance of Anger outlines the steps to take so that good relationships can be strengthened and difficult ones can be healed. Taking a careful look at those relationships where intimacy is most challenged--by distance, intensity, or pain--she teaches us about the specific changes we can make to achieve a more solid sense of self and a more intimate connectedness with others. Combining clear advice with vivid case examples, Dr. Lerner offers us the most solid, helpful book on intimate relationships that both women and men may ever encounter.

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.

Praise For…


“A wise and compassionate book that will teach the reader much about the complex emotions our family and love relationships engender.”
-Lillian B. Rubin, Ph.D., author of Intimate Strangers

“Subtle and literate, The Dance of Intimacy is like a long, revealing conversation with a wise and compassionate friend.”
-Maggie Scarf

“Dr. Lerner has a truly remarkable ability to analyze our problems with intimacy. She has written a hopeful, respectful, and transforming book.”
-Carol C. Nadelson, M.D., former president of the American Psychiatric Association

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060916466
ISBN-10: 006091646X
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publication Date: March 26th, 1990
Pages: 272
Language: English