Kathlyn and Gay Hendricks are two of today's foremost relationship experts. Their bestselling book Conscious Loving has already become essential reading for tens of thousands of couples. Now, in The Conscious Heart, they identify the seven commitments that can transform from the inside out.
These seven simple--but powerful--choices enable couples to:
Use conflict to create greater understanding
Overcome the fears and defenses that block intimacy
Resolve struggles for control
Increase generosity and appreciation
Deepen passion, commitment, and aliveness
Release the creativity of each partner
Filled with numerous true-life stories--including how the authors survived and grew from their own midlife marital crisis--The Conscious Heart is an inspiring and instructive affirmation of the ultimate power of love.
Random House Publishing Group; December 2009
- ISBN: 9780307573087
- Read online, or download in secure ePub format
- Title: The Conscious Heart
- Author: Gay Hendricks; Kathlyn Hendricks
In The Press
"If you want to take your relationship to the deepest level of joy and intimacy, read this book."
"A remarkable road map to the heart."
"Superb--Worth two readings, minimum."
"An exhilarating guide to transforming your closest relationships. After twenty-three years of marriage, it was just what the doctor ordered for both my husband and me."
--Christiane Northrup, M.D. author of Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom
About The Author
Kathlyn Hendricks, Ph.D., and Gay Hendricks, Ph.D., are nationally known psychotherapists, teachers and workshop leaders. They have been partners in life and work for twenty years, and direct the Hendricks Institute in Santa Barbara, California.