300 words week 2

Week 2 Topic:
In his book entitled Why Marriages Succeed or Fail Dr. John Gottmann discusses several techniques used by unregulated couples.
Discuss and give examples of how you have seen these used.
Why are these negative exchanges so destructive to promoting closeness and intimacy in relationships?
What are some of the reasons that he was able to predict which marriages would succeed or fail?
2. Your initial post (your response to the topic) must contain a citation. It is your ideas supported by research. Please refer to the APA Power Point in the Start Here section of the classroom for information on proper formatting. There will be a deduction of 20 points for failure to cite a source within your initial post and to provide a reference at the end of your initial post.3. Your initial post must be a minimum of 300 words