When your relationship is not a bed of roses, communicating is essential
You and your partner... You're a team, soulmates. But sometimes there are moments in your relationship when you seriously clash, find yourselves on a totally different wavelength, or don't even like each other very much, it seems. Open communication in a conversation about sensitive issues and tense themes, in a relationship based on love, requires courage. By talking about difficult issues with your partner, you can both avoid a lot of frustration and unhappiness. If you embark on this learning journey about improving communication in a relationship, you'll give your relationship a boost. This course offers you some pointers that will help you.
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How do you bring up in a conversation the fact that you've been annoyed for weeks because your partner hardly does any household chores? Doesn't make enough of an effort with the kids, is (pre)occupied with anything but you? It could be odd jobs around the house, garden, kitchen chores, or more serious themes. How do you say that you haven't really enjoyed sex that much for a long time? That you don't agree with your partner's spending habits? That you feel lonely? That you've fallen in love with someone else? In this course, you'll discover how to raise these issues with your partner. You'll learn how to handle difficult or challenging reactions and above all, how to keep the conversation between you going. How to communicate with your spouse respectfully and without offending him or her. The focus is on how to communicate better in a loving relationship. Much of what you'll learn in this setting can also be applied to communicating with friends and at work.
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Marjolijn de Galan is the master behind this learning journey. Marjolijn is an enthusiastic master who has worked for years with people that want to flourish in life. She too has the occasional courageous conversation with her partner...
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