An Inconvenient Truth About Change

Staying On Path Even When Others Won’t Cooperate

Season 3, Episode 109

When you are committed to being fair in your primary relationships, it’s only natural to want the other person to share an equal commitment. Unfortunately, many people will not have the same eagerness for personal growth. In those moments you are faced with the question: Who do I need to be even if my efforts are not reciprocated?

An Inconvenient Truth About Change

by Les Carter, Ph. D. | MarriagePath Radio

Something to Think about

In this episode, we identified that:

  • We live in an interdependent world, so it is normal to want other people to work just as hard as you to find a reasonable middle ground.
  • Regrettably, some people either cannot or will not make the effort to learn how to blend with you as you face life’s many challenges.
  • Regardless of the other person’s behaviors, you are still responsible for you.

Let's Talk

“In what circumstances do you feel demotivated due to another person’s unwillingness to coordinate life with you? How do you feel about pursuing healthiness even when you have to do it as a solo act?”

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