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How to Have That Difficult Conversation You've Been Avoiding - With Your Spouse, Adult Child, Boss, Coworker, Best Friend, Parent, or Someone You're Dating

Dr. Henry Cloud

Successful people confront well. They know that setting healthy boundaries improves relationships and can solve important problems. They have discovered that uncomfortable situations can be avoided or resolved through direct conversation. But most of us don't know how to have difficult conversations, and see confrontation as scary or adversarial. Authors Henry Cloud and John Townsend take the principles from their bestselling book, Boundaries, and apply them to a variety of the most common difficult situations and relationships in order to: * Show how healthy confrontation can improve relationships * Present the essentials of a good boundary-setting conversation * Provide tips on preparing for the conversation * Show how to tell people what you want, stop bad behavior, and deal with counterattack * Give actual examples of conversations to have with your spouse, your date, your kids, your coworker, your parents, and more!

Successful people confront well. They know that setting healthy boundaries improves relationships and can solve important problems. They have discovered that uncomfortable situations can be avoided or resolved through direct conversation. But most of us don't know how to have difficult conversations, and see confrontation as scary or adversarial. Authors Henry Cloud and John Townsend take the principles from their bestselling book, Boundaries, and apply them to a variety of the most common difficult situations and relationships in order to: * Show how healthy confrontation can improve relationships * Present the essentials of a good boundary-setting conversation * Provide tips on preparing for the conversation * Show how to tell people what you want, stop bad behavior, and deal with counterattack * Give actual examples of conversations to have with your spouse, your date, your kids, your coworker, your parents, and more!
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Successful people confront well. They know that setting healthy boundaries improves relationships and can solve important problems. They have discovered that uncomfortable situations can be avoided or resolved through direct conversation. But most of us don't know how to have difficult conversations, and see confrontation as scary or adversarial. Authors Henry Cloud and John Townsend take the principles from their bestselling book, Boundaries, and apply them to a variety of the most common difficult situations and relationships in order to: * Show how healthy confrontation can improve relationships * Present the essentials of a good boundary-setting conversation * Provide tips on preparing for the conversation * Show how to tell people what you want, stop bad behavior, and deal with counterattack * Give actual examples of conversations to have with your spouse, your date, your kids, your coworker, your parents, and more!

Language:

English

Narrators:

John Townsend

Length:

2h 41m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

04:39


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

03:52


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

08:06


Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 3

02:21


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

02:02


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

03:37


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

03:17


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

03:38


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

04:05


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

04:24


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

02:36


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

05:16


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

02:19


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

04:43


Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 2, Chapter 14

03:43


Part 3, Chapter 15
Part 3, Chapter 15

12:45


Part 3, Chapter 16
Part 3, Chapter 16

14:04


Part 3, Chapter 17
Part 3, Chapter 17

21:10


Part 3, Chapter 18
Part 3, Chapter 18

26:15


Part 4, Chapter 19
Part 4, Chapter 19

06:53


Part 4, Chapter 20
Part 4, Chapter 20

18:45


Part 4, Chapter 21
Part 4, Chapter 21

03:19