Introduction. Part I: The Starring Roles: Who Am I and Whom Do I Want? Chapter 1: Thoroughly Modern Dating. Chapter 2: Being Confident. Chapter 3: Polishing Your Social Self. Chapter 4: Finding Out What Makes You Tick. Chapter 5: The Perfect Date: Person and Place. Part II: Setting Up the Date. Chapter 6: Asking for a Date. Chapter 7: Plotting the Perfect (Sorta) First Date. Part III: The Big Day: Preparation and Action. Chapter 8: Getting Your Outside Ready. Chapter 9: Getting Your Inside Ready. Chapter 10: Impressions: First and Lasting. Chapter 11: Having a Way Cool Time. Chapter 12: Not Having a Way Cool Time. Part IV: The Day After and Beyond. Chapter 13: The Next Day. Chapter 14: The Second Date. Chapter 15: To Blab or Not to Blab: Sharing Personal Info. Chapter 16: Speed Bumps on Life's Highway. Chapter 17: Getting to Serious. Chapter 18: Breaking Up. Chapter 19: Rebound. Part V: Playing It Safe and Keeping It Fresh. Chapter 20: Safety First. Chapter 21: Dating Sight Unseen. Chapter 22: Keeping It Fresh, Alive, and Healthy. Part VI: The Part of Tens. Chapter 23: Ten+ Do's and Don'ts of Internet Dating. Chapter 24: Ten Ways to Know You're in Love. Chapter 25: Ten Sexual Commandments of Dating. Chapter 26: Ten Ways to Make You and Your Date Miserable. Appendix: Catch Phrases. Index.
Dr. Joy Browne, PhD, is not only a dating guru, but also a licensed clinical psychologist who is the award-winning host of her own nationally and internationally syndicated radio talk show.