The Betrayal Bond: Breaking Free of Exploitive Relationships
(Revised) Dr. Carnes gives a clear explanation of the bond that compels people to tolerate the intolerable, and maps out the brain connection that makes being with hurtful people comparable to 'a drug of choice.' The book helps readers identify compulsive attachment patterns and shows how to change or end them for good. Follow the new science to understand how our brains can make a prison of bad relationships. Included is a new section utilizing the latest findings in attachment research & narrative therapy to concretely rewrite and re-script bad experiences, & a redefinition of the factors contributing to addictive relationships.