Holiday politics can be a bad recipe at family gatherings. Dr. Bart Rossi, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist, provides some insights into how to deal with political discussions during a holiday event.
Being prepared Dr. Rossi says is important to help avoid negative discussions. The country is heavily divided right now — and as we’ve seen — boyfriends and girlfriends, and even husband and wives have split up over the strong political divide.
But don’t let that ruin your family holiday. There are ways to navigate such discussions, even with an overzealous relative.
In this episode, Dr. Rossi provides a few tricks for holiday politics.