Leslie Vernick

Leslie Vernick

Leslie Vernick is a popular speaker, an author, a licensed clinical social worker, and coach. She has over 25 years of experience helping individuals and couples heal, rebuild, or grow in their relationships. Leslie is the author of six books, including the bestselling The Emotionally Destructive Relationship, How to Act Right When Your Spouse Acts Wrong, and her most recent title, Lord, I Just Want to be Happy.

Posts by Leslie Vernick:

Are Poisonous Snakes Biting Your Ankles?

Have you ever been bitten by a poisonous snake and felt its lethal venom coursing through your veins? I have. No, I never have been snagged by the fangs of a rattlesnake, but I been attacked by other kinds of snakes that inject their poison […]

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Slow Down

Not too long ago we experienced a power outage when a thunderstorm raged through our area. The electricity went out at 6 p.m. and didn’t go back on until the morning. My husband and I lit candles and talked. We read a little and went […]

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How to Be a Peacemaker

As much as it depends on you, be at peace with all men. (Romans 12:21) I hate conflict. It seems easier to just let something go, shove it under the rug, or put up with it — to avoid the risk of […]

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