Dr. James Dobson Radio Broadcasts

Jun 30

Making Marriage Last

Radio Guest(s) Dr. Scott Stanley

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Join Dr. Dobson and Dr. Scott Stanley, the author of the book The Heart of Commitment, as they discuss some of the principles that help make marriages last, including communication and positive conflict management. Dr. Stanley examines research that reveals why some couples thrive in their relationships and why others lack the commitment to do so. Don’t miss their fascinating conversation today!

Scott Stanley is a research professor and co director of the Center for Marital and Family Studies at the University of Denver. He has published widely with research interests including commitment, communication, conflict, confidence, risk factors for divorce, the prevention of marital distress, and couple development. Along with Dr. Howard Markman and colleagues, he has been involved in the research, development, and refinement of the Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Program (PREP) for over 25 years. Dr. Stanley has authored or co-authored various books including The Heart of Commitment, Fighting for Your Marriage and The Power of Commitment. He is also a co-author of Within Our Reach, an experiential-based curriculum for couples, and Within My Reach, an experiential-based curriculum for individuals.