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The Human Magnet Syndrome will help the reader make sense of the ubiquitous attraction that affects each and every person who desires to find the romantic partner of their dreams – and answers why patient, giving and selfless individuals (Codependents) are predictably attracted to self-centered, selfish and controlling partners (Emotional Manipulators). This unique, fresh and […]

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Excerpts from the Human Magnet Syndrome

Excerpts from the Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us By Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC “What felt so right, so perfect, would remain that way for no longer than a few months. Despite the rapturous beginning of our supposed soul-mate experience, the relationship would inevitably crash and burn. The hot flames […]

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Book Excerpts/Concept Descriptions

Excerpts from “The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us,” By Ross Rosenberg  THE CONTINUUM OF SELF THEORY The Continuum of Self relies on a simple, 11-point scale that illustrates a person’s “self-orientation,” which, according to Rosenberg, captures whether someone is more oriented toward giving versus taking in relationship.  On Rosenberg’s continuum, […]

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Chapter 7, The Human Magnet Syndrome Excerpt

When it comes to romantic relationships, we are all human magnets!   The Human Magnet Syndrome is another metaphorical explanation of the unconscious force that brings opposite, but compatible, companions together into an enduring and stable relationship.  Although much simpler and less comprehensive than the continuum of self theory, it follows the same basic tenant that […]

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We Inherit A Relationship “GPS” – A Book Excerpt

  An Excerpt from Ross Rosenberg’s book:  The Human Magnet Syndrome:  Why We Love People Who Hurt Us We Inherit A Relationship “GPS”  by Ross Rosenberg  As much as we would like to, we cannot avoid certain indisputable facts of life: we will have to pay taxes, we will get older, we will most likely […]

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