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Different psyche peopleThe Family Institute’s October Couples Tip of the Month discusses the management of the logical brain and the emotional brain.

From this month’s tip:

“When words erupt quickly, it’s the emotional brain reacting, not the logical brain responding. How can we learn to slow ourselves down — and keep emotions in check — so that the logical brain has a chance to guide us toward our best selves?”

Read the entire Tip of the Month and learn how to encourage your child to work through things themselves.

For additional Tips and to sign up for our Tip of the month, visit our Tips webpage.

The Family Institute offers affordable counseling for families, couples and individuals. Learn more about our services on our website.

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