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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Children who did not express themselves growing up were often treated in which way by their parents?
2. Why do some individuals refuse to change?
3. Why are many individuals prevented from forgiving?
4. Behaviors that build trust are divided in the book into two categories based on which factor?
5. How should behaviors that detract from trust be addressed?
Short Essay Questions
1. What action must the unfaithful partner take for intimate talk to be successful?
2. If an individual is working to forgive, how can they address the negative behaviors of their partner?
3. What is a schema?
4. What are some assumptions an unfaithful partner could make about sexual intimacy?
5. In the process of rebuilding trust, what is a couple most likely to come to a stalemate over?
6. What is the 'flip-flop' factor described in Chapter 5?
7. What will happen if one partner wants to change the sexual practices in their marriage?
8. What crucial skill is addressed in detail in Chapter 7?
9. Why is intimate talk necessary to learn?
10. How can trust in a relationship be restored?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the realities and assumptions surrounding unrequited and romantic love.
How are these concepts related to mature love?
Essay Topic 2
Lack of communication is a key issue in the problems experienced during a marriage.
How does the lack of communication apply to the problems experienced by a couple with sexual intimacy issues?
Cite three examples and discuss how couples can work through these communication challenges.
Essay Topic 3
A hurt partner can choose whether or not to forgive the unfaithful partner.
How does the process of forgiveness align with the losses experienced by the hurt partner?
Cite three examples.
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