How do you start a difficult conversation? There is more than one way to achieve a positive outcome. Having been in private practice for 42 years and having earned more than half dozen certifications in marriage and family therapy, here are some of the approaches that have proven to be quite successful.
Our relationship does NOT live in each other. It lives in the space between us. That space is sacred but over time, unwittingly, that space becomes polluted. How do we stay connected and clean up the relational space before it destroys what we want to preserve and keep sacred?