How to Prevent or Resolve Marriage Conflicts Caused by Retirement
In this insightful and engaging book, Dr. Robert Delamontagne introduces the reader to a set of principles and actions that can lead to a more peaceful and rewarding marital relationship. He answers questions such as:What are the primary causes of marital conflict in retirement?Where are the hidden incompatibilities in your relationship?How can you effectively resolve personality differences between you and your spouse?How can you rekindle and renew the heartfelt emotions that were a mainstay of your relationship in years past?How can you and your partner grow in your relationship and find greater peace and understanding?
Dr. Delamontagne answers these and many more questions which arise in daily married life, such as: “Why do conflicts seem to be increasing in my relationship after retirement? I thought that this was going to be a time for greater peace and happiness. Instead I feel more tension than ever with my spouse.”Honey, I’m Home is a practical guide that leads the reader step by step through a series of insights and actions that will help resolve troubling differences that may have been lying dormant in your marriage for years. It is packed with advice and exercises that provide explicit ways to improve your marriage and general well-being.
Robert Delamontagne Ph.D. is the author of The Retiring Mind: How to Make the Psychological Transition to Retirement. He is the founder and retired chairman of EduNeering (now Kaplan EduNeering), and obtained a Ph.D. from Georgia State University. He currently resides with his wife Sherrilyn in New Hope, Pennsylvania and Marco Island, Florida and can be reached at www.theretiringmind.net.