HAVE EMPATHY WITH YOUR PARTNER’S NEEDS
Updated: Aug 17, 2020
Tips for intercultural couples #3
Cultural differences influence many of your daily actions. From food preparation to the way you communicate to privacy levels.
When you feel distant from your partner because you don’t understand their actions, ask yourself what is need behind them?
For instance: 🌿Is my partner longing for independence? 🌿Is my partner wishing for more appreciation or respect? 🌿Is my partner needing more privacy or connection?
Due to cultural differences it is not always easy to have empathy straight-away with the actions of your loved one. However, since as humans we all share the same needs, it is much easier to have empathy with his/her needs