The “Validating” Validating people make certain that both sides are heard and that their partner’s views are appreciated.
Conflict of some form or fashion is an inevitable occurrence in a relationship.
A team of Brigham Young University researchers have studied how couples can manage conflict when their personality styles are mismatched.
They still interact with their spouse but avoid contentious issues.
They think there is little to gain from getting openly angry, and that problems have a way of working themselves out if you just relax.
They spend equal amounts of time validating others and searching for a compromise.