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.
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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