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How Can I Improve My Relationships? Just Listen.

Written by Kristin Barton Cuthriell, M.Ed., MSW, LCSW

“The friends who listen to us are the ones we move toward.  When we are listened to, it creates us, makes us unfold and expand.”  Dr. Karl Menninger

 Listening improves relationships.  Everyone wants to feel heard.  This is a universal truth.  When you truly listen to someone, you are telling them that you care about them and that you value what they have to say.  Listening involves a lot more than just being quiet.  Continue reading