The Daughter-In-Law's Survival Guide
Everything You Need to Know about Relating to Your Mother-In-Law
Published by: New Harbinger Publications
Imprint: New Harbinger Publications
160 Pages, 5.00 x 8.00 in
- Published: May 2002
The authors gather together stories and insights from more than fifty women of all ages and backgrounds whose relationships with their mothers-in-law range from the good to the bad to the ugly. Their candid accounts are interwoven with solid relationship advice about what daughters-in-law can do to overcome problems and begin to build happier, more satisfying relationships with their mothers-in-law.
The book's supportive, step-by-step guidance will help you discover what's going on beneath the surface of day to day interactions with your mother-in-law. Learn to identify and analyze relationship dynamics and change thinking and behavior that can contribute to a dysfunctional dynamic. Overcome chronic areas of conflict with your mother-in-law and prevent new battles from breaking out without losing your dignity or sanity.
Your work has helped me immeasurably. My recent vacation with my mother-in-law is real proof of that. I was happier and more relaxed on this vacation than ever before. You have put this relationship in perspective and given me the context of others' relationships. Thank you!"
—A participant in the The Daughter-in-Law's Survival Guide research