There’s a mindset that has permeated our culture and it’s causing a lot of damage. It ruins our homes and families, our relationships, and even entire communities. Which mindset? Blaming. Let’s discuss.
[03:32] The blaming mindset is rampant in our culture.
[08:41] How does blaming help?
[09:49] How a blaming mindset affects our homes.
[10:29] Blame triggers defensiveness.
[11:53] Blaming over-simplifies a problem.
[14:13] Blame makes people deflect.
[16:34] Instead, let's develop a solution mindset.
[20:19] Say “We don't blame in this family.”
When we empathize with people and focus on finding solutions together, we’ll find that there’s opportunity for growth and learning, and it’ll strengthen relationships instead of tear them apart.
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