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Parrott, Les

Overview
Works: 127 works in 309 publications in 11 languages and 7,207 library holdings
Roles: Author, Speaker
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Les Parrott
25 ways to win with people : how to make others feel like a million bucks by John C Maxwell( Book )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a comprehensive guide to improving interpersonal relationships, with advice on twenty-five specific skills including encouraging others, giving compliments, and saying the right words at the right time
Helping the struggling adolescent : a guide to thirty-six common problems for counselors, pastors, and youth workers by Les Parrott( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical guide to aid anyone striving to help young people through times of struggle, doubt, and confusion. Each chapter follows the same format: What does the struggle look like, how did it happen, how can I help, where do I find additional resources for helping, and when should I refer the adolescent to a professional counselor
Saving your marriage before it starts : seven questions to ask before (and after) you marry by Les Parrott( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Marriage. 2. Marriage-Religious aspects- Christianity. 3. Married people-Psychology
Counseling and psychotherapy by Les Parrott( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of counseling is like following the flow of a great river where territorial conflicts are fought, bridges are constructed for commercial advantage, and alliances are made with various tributaries that serve the purposes of the main stream. But in the meanwhile, most of life is lived on the banks of the river by people who have learned how to adjust to circumstances beyond their control as they make a living, raise families, and strive to keep order in their lives. It is on these banks, among these people, that qualified professional counselors find their fullest opportunities for service. It is also here that most become fulfilled by the rewards of a profession that truly can make a difference
High-maintenance relationships by Les Parrott( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How to handle impossible people"--Cover
The control freak by Les Parrott( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Who's the Control Freak? Want to know if you're suffering from controlling relationship? Check out the self-tests. Ready to find out just how controlling you can be? There's a self-test for that too. But unlike most test, here you'll find the answers--in a lifelong prescription for healthier relationships" -- back cover
When bad things happen to good marriages : how to stay together when life pulls you apart by Les Parrott( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No matter how good your marriage is, it's not invulnerable. Bad things happen to the best of marriages. The question isn't whether you'll face struggles as a couple, but how you'll handle them when they come. When the going gets tough, what does it take to preserve - and in the long run, even strengthen - your union?
Saving your second marriage before it starts : nine questions to ask before (and after) you remarry by Les Parrott( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott--relationship experts and authors of the award-winning Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts--focus their groundbreaking, frontline expertise to help you face the unique challenges of remarriage. It is a comprehensive, guided approach to surmounting the thorny issues you will face as a couple and to making your second marriage healthy, satisfying, and enduring
Trading places : the best move you'll ever make in your marriage by Les Parrott( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To understand your spouse you've got to walk in his or her shoes. Ever feel like you're stepping on each other's toes? Then maybe it's time you put yourselves in each other's shoes. Of course that may sound uncomfortable. But it's easier than you think-and it will revolutionize your relationship. In fact, bestselling authors Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott reveal the little-known secrets of putting the time-tested strategy of trading places to work in your own marriage. In this book, chock-full of practical helps and tips you've never thought of, you'll learn the three-step-strategy to trading places and, as a result, you're sure to: increase your levels of passion; bolster your commitment; eliminate nagging; short-circuit conflict; double your laughter; forgive more quickly; talk more intimately ... Most couples never discover the rewards of trading places. For example, did you know it's the quickest way to get your own needs met? It's true! And Les and Leslie show you how. They also disclose exactly how trading places improves your conversations and how it's guaranteed to fire up your sex life. Truly, your love life and your entire marriage will never be the same after you learn the intimate dance of trading places. This book also features a powerful, free online assessment that instantly improves your inclination to trade places"--Jacket
Shoulda, coulda, woulda : live in the present, find your future by Les Parrott( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'If only...' 'I should have...' 'What if...' Don't punish yourself with regret. It only poisons your daily life and robs you of the peace you long for. Instead, transform past pain into a powerful force that propels you toward a better tomorrow. Dr. Les Parrott, a leading relationships expert, gives you encouragement and direction to redeem your past and live fully in the present. He shows you how to cope with regret and guilt, replace shame with self-respect, learn how to forgive yourself, and keep new regrets from piling up. Dr. Parrott also gives you solid guidelines for making better decisions in the future. With this book, looking at your past will bring healing and growth---not regret, guilt, or shame. You can pack away your if-onlys, give perfectionism the boot, and rejoice in who and where you are today. -- Amazon.com
The hour that matters most : the surprising power of the family meal by Les Parrott( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of spending time together as a family, specifically dinner time, to strengthen and build relationships and restore a sense of peace in the home
You're stronger than you think : the power to do what you feel you can't by Les Parrott( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret to tapping into your inner strength is not positive thinking of pulling yourself up by your bootstraps. It's leveraging the surprising inner power of your mind, heart, and soul. Access the power to do what you feel you can't with practicality and wisdom
Relationships : an open and honest guide to making bad relationships better and good relationships great by Les Parrott( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crazy good sex : putting to bed the myths men have about sex by Les Parrott( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3 seconds : the power of thinking twice by Les Parrott( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Just three seconds. The time it takes to make a decision. Thatþs all that lies between settling for 'Whatever' or insisting on 'Whatever it takes.' 3 Seconds shows how to unleash the inner resources that can move you to a whole new level of success. It comes down to six predictable impulses that most of us automatically accept without a second thought. You can replace them with new impulses that lead toward impact and significance. For instance, it takes Three Seconds to Disown Your Helplessness: The First Impulse: 'Thereþs nothing I can do about it.' The Second Impulse: 'I canþt do everything, but I can do something.' Quit Stewing and Start Doing: The First Impulse: 'Someday Iþm going to do that.' The Second Impulse: 'Iþm diving in starting today.' Fuel Your Passion: The First Impulse: 'Iþll do what happens to come my way.' The Second Impulse: 'Iþll do what Iþm designed to do.'Inhale exhale ... the difference of your lifetime can begin in the space of a single breath. The decision is yours. Start today ..."--Jacket
Love the life you live : 3 secrets to feeling good, deep down in your soul by Les Parrott( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love list : eight little things that make a big difference in your marriage by Les Parrott( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eight small actions that, when practiced daily, can improve a couple's marriage and protect it against negative outside influences
25 ways to win with people by John C Maxwell( Recording )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents skills for improving interpersonal relationships
The good fight : how conflict can bring you closer by Les Parrott( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Polish and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What if your disagreements could draw you closer? Every couple fights. In fact, successful couples disagree just as much as couples who don't go the distance. But a mountain of research shows what separates happy from not-so-happy marriages: they know how to resolve conflict. Happy couples have learned how to use disagreement to deepen their connection. Filled with practical advice that you can start using right now, The Good Fight will show you what pitfalls to avoid when you argue, how to use conflict for good and how to diffuse anger. The Good Fight will help you see your partner as an ally, not an adversary, as you learn how even the worst arguments can help strengthen your marriage."--Jacket
The complete guide to marriage mentoring : connecting couples to build better marriages by Les Parrott( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a comprehensive resource to help churches build a thriving marriage mentoring program. Les and Leslie Parrott are passionate about how marriage mentoring can transform couples, families, and entire congregations. The Complete Guide to Marriage Mentoring includes life-changing insights and essential skills for preparing engaged and newlywed couples, maximizing marriages from good to great, and repairing marriages in distress. Practical guidelines help mentors and couples work together as a team, agree on outcomes, and develop skills for the marriage mentoring process. Appendixes offer a wealth of additional resources and tools. An exhaustive resource for marriage mentorship in any church setting, this guide also includes insights from interviews with church leaders and marriage mentors from around the country
 
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25 ways to win with people : how to make others feel like a million bucks
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Helping the struggling adolescent : a guide to thirty-six common problems for counselors, pastors, and youth workersSaving your marriage before it starts : seven questions to ask before (and after) you marryCounseling and psychotherapyHigh-maintenance relationshipsThe control freakWhen bad things happen to good marriages : how to stay together when life pulls you apartSaving your second marriage before it starts : nine questions to ask before (and after) you remarryTrading places : the best move you'll ever make in your marriage
Alternative Names
Les Parrott American minister

Parrott, Les

Parrott, . Les and Leslie

Parrott, Les Ⅲ 1961-

Parrott, Leslie.

Parrott, Leslie 1961-

Parrottowie, Les i Leslie.

ليز باروت، 1961-

레스 패로트 1961-

패러트, 레스 1961-

패럿, 레스 1961-

패로트, 레스 1961-

패롯, 레스 1961-

패롯, 레즈 1961-

패릿, 레스 3세 1961-

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