Dead-End Lovers: How to Avoid Them and Find True Intimacy
Establishing and maintaining a meaningful, satisfying, and enduring intimate relationship can be elusive for many people. Time and again, they are drawn to lovers with whom the relationship is futile, ending with hurt feelings and regrets. In this work, Nina Brown shares her longtime experience as a professional counselor to help those who ask: Why do I keep picking unsuitable lovers? Brown calls them dead-end lovers, and in this work she shows us, not only how to spot them early and avoid them, but also what it is―what psychological needs we have ―that attracts us to them…. [From Amazon.com]
Intimacy (Psychology), Man-woman relationships, Romantic love, Romantic relationships
Personality and Social Contexts | Social Psychology and Interaction
Brown, Nina W., "Dead-End Lovers: How to Avoid Them and Find True Intimacy" (2008). Counseling & Human Services Faculty Books. 1.