How and When Apologies Work

    In their weekly conversation, WHYY's Maiken Scott and psychologist Dan Gottlieb discuss apologies - and when they can change and heal relationships.

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    Image: Bigstock/Kasia Bialasiewicz

    Image: Bigstock/Kasia Bialasiewicz

    For a lot of families, the holiday season is not as cheerful as it could be because of drama and strife. Arguments that happened, maybe long ago, different family members being mad at each other over an incident or slight. Sometimes, what’s needed to move forward is a heart-felt apology.

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