Defusing and De-escalating Conflict in Black Couples and Families

The starting point for unraveling communication difficulties in African-American couples therapy and family therapy is to lower the intensity of conflict by changing the language that is used. Much of how we argue is the product of learned behavior. As long as the chemistry of anger courses through our bodies, clear compassionate communication is unlikely.… Continue reading Defusing and De-escalating Conflict in Black Couples and Families