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Broadcasting from Southlake, Texas at DLC Studios. It’s MarriagePath Radio. A place to grow, learn and find healing in your marriage.
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Most Recent Episode
When Assertiveness Doesn’t Work
Assertiveness is defined as standing for your your worth, needs, and convictions while also showing regard for others. Unfortunately, when you are clean in your communication, some will still respond poorly. At that point, it becomes your task to stay on point, as opposed to letting the other person hijack your good intentions. And that is what we will address in this podcast. Something to Think about: Sometimes when people assert, they have a hidden desire to be in control. True assertiveness is anchored in a willingness to be respectful in anger, even when the other person is not of a similar mindset. Successful assertiveness is not contingent upon others cooperating. Let’s Talk Question: What is a good example of a time when you need to hold cleanly to your assertiveness even when the other person remains contrary?