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Season 3 Episode 3: When Your Partner Makes it All About Them

In this week’s podcast, I answer your question.

Q. Dear Dr. Tracy. Every time I try to share something with my partner, he goes and makes it about himself. Recently, I was trying to share about an issue with my sister. He got so heated and upset – we’ve had frequent conflict about my sister – that I ended up stop asking for the support that I needed. I’m not sure what to do in these moments, but I do know that resentment is building up and it doesn’t feel good.
– Nicole

In this episode, we discuss:

  • Different ways to approach a conversation
  • Recognizing why your partner might do this
  • How to respond at two different times

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