What causes disagreements in parent relationships
Partners argue for all sorts of reasons. In this section we will explore some of the triggers that cause arguments and the negative patterns of communication that add fuel to the fire.
Is this a familiar story?
All families argue but when the arguments become frequent, intense and unresloved with poor communication then it can lead to relationship breakdown.
These two videos explore four types of negative communication that leads to destructive communication
To look at how to change and respond to these four negative communication patterns click here
You can discover more about the four horsemen of the apocalypse and the Gottman Institute at www.gottman.com
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