"Fresh and useful . . . excellent practical advice . . . thoroughand lucid . . . will be welcomed by many who have struggled to askforgiveness and to forgive."
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Discover the healing power of apology and put its magic to work inyour life
Do you have a difficult time apologizing or are you involved withsomeone who does?
Do you tend to overapologize and appear weak in others' eyes?
Do you want to reconcile with someone but feel they owe you anapology first?
Do you need to apologize or make amends to someone but don't knowhow to go about it?
In this inspiring book from internationally acclaimed therapist andself-improvement author Beverly Engel, you will learn why somepeople have difficulty apologizing while others tend tooverapologize. You'll learn how to give a meaningful apology, howto ask for one, and how to receive one. From making amends withthose you have hurt to dealing with someone who refuses toapologize to teaching children responsibility and empathy, thislife-changing book shows you how to bring a healing new element ofrenewal into every relationship in your life.
"Beverly Engel has eloquently explained the power of apology in aremarkably insightful and perceptive manner. No one has been betterable to explain what an apology means and its role inreconciliation."
-Rabbi Charles A. Klein, author of How to Forgive When You Can'tForget: Healing Our Personal Relationships
"Readers of this wise and lucid guide to the neglected art ofauthentic apology will acquire a powerful tool to help repairrelationships with others and with themselves."
-Jeanne Safer, Ph.D., author of Forgiving and Not Forgiving: A NewApproach to Resolving Intimate Betrayal
"An engaging and in-depth book on a subject that has rarely beenaddressed so intelligently and thoroughly. Ms. Engel offers thereader specific suggestions that can help you improve all yourrelationships."
-Steven Farmer, M.F.T., author of Adult Children of Abusive Parents