Relationship Repair when Apologies are Due

ADD . . . and-so-much-more

HOW to Apologize
beginning with how NOT to

© Madelyn Griffith-Haynie, CTP, CMC, ACT, MCC, SCAC
from the Intentionality Series

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Just because we didn’t do something intentionally (“on purpose”), doesn’t mean the injured party is not entitled to a sincere apology for the reality that we were involved and that something was damaged – or somebody was hurt – as a result.

Apologizing doesn’t mean that you have been purposely wrong and that the other person is absolutely right. It means that you value your relationship more than your ego.

ADD/EFD oopses

Far more often than many of the neurotypical members of society, those of us with what I refer to as Alphabet Disorders(AD[h]D, EFD, TBI, OCD and more) tend to say and do things that get us into hot water with our friends…

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4 thoughts on “Relationship Repair when Apologies are Due

  1. Thanks again, Kate. I have already gotten comments from people who never commented before, so I’m thinking that’s thanks to your reblogs – so you are helping to spread the word more than you know.

    If we all apologized more effectively and more often, who knows what effect that would have in the world.
    xx,
    mgh

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