There's nothing like the sustaining strength of a true-blue forever friend. . . . But how do you find one? And once you have, how do you maintain the connection? Boundaries author Townsend offers eight principles for building long-term, rewarding friendships---empowering you to experience one of life's greatest joys. Includes study guide.
Our world has diluted the meaning of friendship, but the reality is, theres nothing like the sustaining strength of true-blue, forever friends. Still, many people are convinced that theyll never find such lifelong connectionsor that they dont need them. In this encouraging book, best-selling author and psychologist John Townsend delivers hope and help for making these relationships a realityand for making them even better if youve already got a bestie. His eight principles for building the very best kind of friendship, along with his shared experiences within his own friendships (including mistakes hes made), will move every reader to aspire to deeper connections and to stay the course when challenges arise. Townsends simple but profound concepts are sure to transform readers relationships and keep them from missing out on one of lifes greatest and most essential joys: the joy of having a best friend.
Dr. John Townsend is a psychologist, speaker and leadership coach. He has authored or coauthored over 20 books, selling 5 million copies, including the 2 million-unit bestseller Boundaries and Leadership Beyond Reason. He cohosts the nationally syndicated daily radio program NewLifeLive! heard on over 160 markets nationwide, with a listening audience of 3 million. Dr. Townsend and his family live in Southern California.