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“Is there a dream, a belief, or a story behind this?” — After the Election # 3

after-election-3If you are from the Midwest, you know the “House Divided” in the Fall in the State of Michigan. The first month I moved to Massachusetts, I was driving on the street and saw a house with two flags hanging out, a green MSU and a blue UM. I bursted into a big laugh in my car.

The “house divided” is another common issue in the last week after the election. Quiet a few couples coming into my office angry at each other because of the election results.

“I don’t understand how can he/she vote for this person!”
“How can he/she accuse me of this!!!!”

There are quite a few articles out there to talk about this issue. You can see the link below for the two articles for further readings and the authors’ full perspective. I want to add in more ideas here that you are not only unlock this “divided” situation but also turning this crisis into an opportunity to strengthen your relationship.

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From Election to Relationship — After Election # 1

I actually wrote this one on the day of the election, right after I cast the vote. I didn’t realize or foreseen there will be so many “situations” happening in my therapy room after the election.

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