Lying and compulsive behaviors tend to go together for many different reasons. Whether it be to cope with feelings of guilt and shame or societal stigma, there are some behaviors a person struggling with struggling compulsions can do to try and repair trust with loved ones.
Find yourself in conflict too often? Avoiding conflict to the point of self-destruction? Conflict can be uncomfortable, but it is a natural part of life. Learn about your conflict style and how to have a healthy approach to conflict in your life.
Conflict is one of the experiences that everyone has to go through, especially in relationships. According to Dr. John Gottman, couples’ therapist and researcher, the majority of conflicts happen due to differing personalities. Disagreements continue reading
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