Even in a healthy relationship, mistakes, neglect, and conflict are inevitable. Proper repairs at the right time can make all the difference. ⁇
Resolve disagreements and get your message across by finding common ground, sharing when you feel convinced, and indicating when you need to take a break, or when you both feel you are moving toward a solution.
Together, you can get back on track during the conflict.
Repair is one of the best tools a couple can have at their disposal. Learn how to use repairs in Relationship Coach: All About Conflict.
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