This book review is part of a series that covers the topic of Love. The Official Guide to Love is Dr. Charles and Dr. Elizabeth Schmitz. Love encompasses a wide array of meanings, connections, and relationships which center on the emotions and experiences that create a sense of strong affection or profound oneness.

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Deepak Chopra
"Teaches us to work through the thicket of anxieties to see romantic love as a gateway to our divine selves."

Marianne Williamson
"Kathy Freston has romance figured out. She’s a wise and illuminating teacher."

From the Publisher
With the hardcover publication of The One, Kathy Freston joined a select group of relationship experts who achieve recognition on a national stage. Appearances on The View, CBS Early Show, and a feature on, along with her unique message and dynamic personality, have helped to establish her reputation as the ultimate expert on finding and keeping love in relationships.

In these pages, Freston teaches us to identify and nurture the penetrating bliss of “soul mate love,” a mystical partnership that exposes us to the most universal life lessons. With soul mate love we learn to recognize the divine spirit in each of our hearts and go beyond the self so that two in a relationship truly can become One. The One is calling us -- Kathy Freston will show us how to answer.

About the Author
Kathy Freston is a self-help author and personal growth and spirituality counselor. She is the author of Expect a Miracle: Seven Spiritual Steps to Finding the Right Relationship. Her CDs offering guided meditation have been featured in W, Self, Fitness, and Harper’s Bazaar. She and her husband divide their time between New York and Los Angeles.

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This book review is part of a series that covers the topic of Love. The Official Guide to Love is Dr. Charles and Dr. Elizabeth Schmitz.

Now you can order the Doctors' new book entitled, Golden Anniversaries: The Seven Secrets of Successful Marriage at or from their website with FREE Images of Love DVD. With 25 years of research experience on successful marriage and their own 41-year marriage, Drs. Charles and Elizabeth Schmitz know what makes marriage work. From their hundreds of interviews with happily married couples, representing 15,000 years of marriage, they've discovered the seven pervasive characteristics present in all successful marriages. Their book exposes the secrets for success through these poignant, real life stories.

Get started with “the marriage doctors” by taking their Marriage Quiz or asking them a question at Ask The Marriage Doctors or downloading their FREE eBook at Salad Recipes For Love and Health.

During their distinguished careers the Doctors have received some 60 local, state, and national awards; published nearly 200 articles and manuscripts; delivered over 1000 speeches, workshops and public presentations; traveled throughout the world; and appeared on radio and television and in the print media. Dr. Charles D. Schmitz is Dean and Professor of Family and Counseling Therapy at the University of Missouri in St. Louis and Dr. Elizabeth A. Schmitz is President of Successful Marriage Reflections, LLC.

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