The Reluctantly Related Revisited: Breaking Free of the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflict


The Reluctantly Related Revisited: Breaking Free of the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflict is an empowering, informative and motivational read. Deanna Brann, Ph.D. book, "The Reluctantly Related Revisited: Breaking Free of the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflict," provides readers with the insights to understand how to overcome the stressful obstacles created in a mother-in-law/daughter-in-law relationship. Most individuals do not realize that the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law relationship can play a vital role in their life and their marriage.

According to the study of hundreds of families over two decades, more than 60 per cent of women admitted the relationship with their mother-in-law caused them long-term unhappiness and stress.

In the introduction, Dr. Deanna Brann begins a stressful and emotional topic like this one with some delightful humor. She continues, by sharing common stories that many can relate, which, will help the reader figure out what category they fit into, including how to end an unhealthy, dysfunctional relationship with their in-law and begin a healthy, productive relationship filled with happiness and emotional stability.

In The Reluctantly Related Revisited: Breaking Free of the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflict, Dr. Deanna Brann helps you understand with her words of wisdom that a Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law can heal and rebuild their relationship by approaching the problems differently. Her teachings in the book give the reader an understanding that as long as you are open for guidance then guidance will make its way into your life. Dr. Deanna Brann gives you the opportunity to renew your Mother-in-Law and Daughter-in-Law relationship as she provides excellent guidance for Mother-in-Law and Daughter-in-Law relationships in her astonishing book, The Reluctantly Related Revisited: Breaking Free of the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflict.

The Reluctantly Related Revisited: Breaking Free of the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflict is packed with magnificent advice, tools, techniques and strategies, which teaches readers how to renew their relationship with their in-law giving them the ability to take back control in their lives, so they can experience happiness and live a healthy and productive life.

Dr. Deanna Brann provides brilliant insight on how to transform your relationship with your in-law including fabulous advice plus a wide-range of recommendations and tips that carry throughout the book, so you are able to harness its incredible power.

Throughout the book, Dr. Deanna Brann provides a vast array of tips, tools, and techniques that help readers improve their relationship with their in-law and she also helps the reader understand how it affects everyone's life not just the two women who are in conflict. One important factor I acquired from reading this amazing book on Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflicts was that it's crucial to listen and make positive changes in our own lives. Blaming others is an easy way out and it gets you nowhere and causes unhealthy resentment and anger that will only make the conflict worse.

In the beginning of the book on page 17, Dr. Deanna Brann discusses a common relationship between a husband, wife, mother and mother-in-law. She helps you see the situation from each person's perspective, and then she provides great advice step by step to help improve and strengthen the relationship. Dr. Deanna Brann provides many examples throughout the book, which provides excellent step-by-step advice and guidance for in-laws and these tips, tools, and techniques can be used for various situations relating to conflict not just mother-in-law and daughter-in-law conflicts. As a woman with a huge family, I found the information in this book extremely valuable and effective.

Having a positive relationship with your in-law is not only necessary for well-being, but it is vital for each individual to have a functional relationship so they can enjoy the precious moments of family life and create positive memories that will bring happiness and teach the future generations positive behaviors. Sadly, most people do not have positive and healthy relationships with their in-laws. With the difficulties of letting go or the need to control along with other unhealthy behaviors, people tend to create unhealthy relationships with their in-laws and then increase their risk of causing unhealthy relationships with their spouse and even the possibility of divorce. The question is how do we renew our relationship with our in-law and transform our lives so we can have a life filled with happiness and productivity? Dr. Deanna Brann teaches you in her book how to turn your relationship around with the tips, tools, strategies and techniques that are easy to incorporate in your life and very self-rewarding.

Dr. Deanna Brann not only discusses how to eliminate in-law conflict effectively, she shows you how to transform your entire life as you read this astonishing book on breaking free of the mother-in-law/daughter-in -law conflict book.


Dr. Deanna Brann approach to family conflict helped me realize that WE control our lives and we can eliminate conflict by reacting differently to certain situations.

In addition, through reading this book, I realize no matter what age you are you can transform your relationship with your in-law or any family member and create the relationship you always wanted to experience. A life filled with peace, good health and happiness.

I highly recommend this book for anyone interested in improving their relationship with their in-law. Dr. Deanna Brann book is excitingly packed with outstanding stories, advice, tools and techniques and I find The Reluctantly Related Revisited: Breaking Free of the Mother-in-Law/Daughter-in-Law Conflict a rewarding, motivating, inspiring and an enjoyable read.

~Stacey Chillemi

Founder of The Complete Guide to Natural Healing (