The Couple Checkup: Find Your Relationship Strengths
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

The Couple Checkup: Find Your Relationship Strengths

4.08 of 5 stars 4.08  ·  rating details  ·  13 ratings  ·  3 reviews
A book and online profile that identifies a couple's strengths to help them build a more vital relationship.

Based on an unprecedented national survey of 50,000 marriages, The Couple Checkup presents the principles for creating a successful couple relationship. The free online profile includes fifteen to twenty categories that are customized based on the relationship stage-...more
ebook, 240 pages
Published July 1st 2008 by Thomas Nelson Publishers
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Couple Checkup, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Couple Checkup

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 35)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Christa
This book had a lot of really good information on relationships. A lot of it is common sense stuff that we just forget or choose to ignore. It encourages you to build upon your strengths and make changes to yourself to benefit the relationship. I thought the individual online profile was kind of a waste of money, but I guess it was a little insightful. I really liked the quotes written throughout the book. I'm a bit unsure how they present all the percentages...though they are said to be researc...more
Lisa
I feel sad for people who need to read this book seeing as how it contains mostly common sense information e.g. "be allies not adversaries with your partner" and "give each other compliments each day."

But hey, I commend people for seeking help, and if they find it here more power to them.
Erica Kanewischer
Highly recommend for any couple, or therapist. Great activities and goes with the PREPARE/ENRICH format and website. All research based. Drawbacks are 'common sense' information at times, and personal ancedotes that may not seem fitting.
Dale Labrum
Dale Labrum marked it as to-read
Jul 18, 2014
Aubren
Aubren is currently reading it
Jun 02, 2014
Rhonda
Rhonda marked it as to-read
Jun 17, 2014
Sandie
Sandie marked it as to-read
Feb 18, 2014
Ron
Ron marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2014
Jasen Hatten
Jasen Hatten is currently reading it
Jan 12, 2014
Natalie Romano
Natalie Romano marked it as to-read
Jul 17, 2013
Bandra
Bandra marked it as to-read
Jul 03, 2013
Lena
Lena is currently reading it
Jun 01, 2013
Nadia
Nadia marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2012
Steven
Steven added it
May 13, 2012
Debbie
Debbie marked it as to-read
Apr 22, 2014
♥ Susan
♥ Susan marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2011
Denika
Denika marked it as to-read
May 10, 2011
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
David H. Olson Ph.D. Psychology Relationships
More about David H. Olson...
Empowering Couples Building on Your Strengths Marriages and Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths Building Relationships, Developing Skills For Life Circumplex Model: Systemic Assessment and Treatment of Families Remarriage Checkup, The: Tools to Help Your Marriage Last a Lifetime

Share This Book