3 Steps To Take To Get Your Needs Met in a Relationship
The success of any relationship hinges on the ability for each partner to get their needs met. This is true of a parent-child relationship, friendship, and romantic partnership. But, that criteria of a successful relationship isn’t as simple as it seems. Getting your needs met is a result of identifying, owning, understanding and communicating those needs effectively.
Here are three steps you can take to get your needs met in a relationship, based on research from Susan Pease Gadoua (2018) and our work with Denver-based clients.
Step 1: Acknowledge that you have needs
According to Susan Pease Gadoua (2018), begin by giving yourself permission to have needs. Start with ...