Helpful Resources for Couples

Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work by John Gottman

Based on the best research to date on what works with long-term relationships; excellent exercises.

Passionate Marriage by David Schnarch

Integrates sexuality and emotional intimacy; an excellent model for those seeking an emotionally satisfying relationship; emphasizes developing clear boundaries with one’s partner

And Baby Make Three by John Gottman

Extends Gottman's work and applies to couples with children.

10 Lessons for Making Your Marriage Work by John Gottman

Gottman's latest book for couples

Divorce Busting by Michelle Weiner-Davis

A strength-based approach to improving your marriage

If the Buddha Married by Charlotte Kasl

A small, fun book packed with lots of wisdom. Also see, If the Buddha Dated and If the Buddha Got Stuck

Helpful Links
Gottman Institute

Passionate Marriage