This interactive workbook was created to help with the pressure of relationship “perfection” and to spark connection and conversations to help relationships thrive. Going Steady will spark honest conversations, deep belly laughs, and some “aha!” moments to help couples build a healthy (and happy) future together. Filled with fun (but deep) exercises for couples to complete on their own and together, Going Steady sets couples up for success in their lives together.
— An interactive workbook that helps couples strengthen their bonds
at any stage of relationship.
— Written by a mother-daughter lawyer team with decades of
professional experience in family law, domestic mediation and
— Publication well-timed post-pandemic and amid the rising cost of
living, both of which put relationships under further strain.
— Thoughtful exercises found within can be applied in any scenario
and will deepen conflict resolution skills.
— Includes perforated pages with interactive exercises.
Whether in a new relationship or continuing a longer romance, every couple can benefit from some new tools in their toolbox to keep things fresh. This interactive workbook was created to help with the pressure of relationship “perfection” and to spark connection andconversations to help relationships thrive. Going Steady invites conversations, provokes deep belly laughs and even some “aha!” moments to help couples build a healthy (and happy) future together.
Filled with fun and meaningful exercises for couples to complete, Going Steady sets couples up for success in their lives together. Includes perforated pages at the back to do a values exercise and a blueprint score card for each partner to fill out as a summary of their personalities and conflict styles.
Mother-daughter law partners Jacinta and Taylor share a passion for understanding and helping people in conflict situations. Their previous innovative workbooks, Our Family in Two Homes, help clients prepare to engage deeply—and productively—in family dispute resolution. Their workbooks are being used by divorce professionals
around the world, in 40 legal jurisdictions across 9 countries and in 3 languages.
A Toolkit for Building Your Future Together
Paperback 10” x 8” / 100pp
Available: November 14, 2023
JACINTA GALLANT, B.A., J.D. is a collaborative lawyer, mediator and educator. Recognized internationally for her insightful and experiential approach to managing conflict, Jacinta has been welcomed as a trainer throughout Canada, the United States, Europe, Australia and Southeast Asia. As a student and teacher of the Insight Approach to Conflict, Jacinta has transformed the way she engages with her clients, enhancing self-reflection and self-awareness through the power of curiosity. She is the principal lawyer at Waterstone Law Group, a law firm that believes people are shaped
and strengthened by the challenges they face.
TAYLOR SMILEY, B.A., J.D. is an associate lawyer at Waterstone Law Group, with a practice that focuses on family law, wills and estates. She knows that each family is unique, and she is committed to helping families effectively and respectfully transition to two homes.
About Pownal Street Press:
Pownal Street Press is Charlottetown’s newest independent publishing house. Inspired in name by the iconic Charlottetown street, a charming mix of modern and historical, Pownal Street Press is symbolic of the evolution of the publishing industry. The mission of Pownal Street Press is to discover, amplify and empower storytellers, and seeks to broaden the publishing landscape with a diverse collection of topics and tone.