Myths can be fun, interesting, even inspiring. Most contain elements of truth but they can also be destructive if the perception created is destructively false. Some relational myths are making the rounds that damage those buying into them. They sound credible enough when you hear them because, after all, they’re accurate on some level. But like fast food, what’s delicious may not be nutritious. The purpose of this ebook is to challenge and debunk ten myths we believe about marriage.
Dr. Alan Godwin has helped individuals, couples, and organizations develop better ways of handling conflict for more than 22 years. A practicing psychologist certified in Alternative Dispute Resolution, he conducts seminars, writes magazine articles, and teaches doctoral students. He and his wife, Penny, have been married for 33 years and have three children.