Forgiveness: How the right communication repairs relationships

May 11, 2022

When it comes to communication and relationships, mistakes are inevitable. And when we find ourselves with damaged connections, it’s a specific kind of communication that can help us make amends.

Fred Luskin is the director of the Stanford University Forgiveness Project, and has devoted much of his career to researching the way forgiveness affects our psychological, relational, and physical health.

“Apology is one of the few things that research shows actually facilitates forgiveness,” Luskin explains. In this Think Fast, Talk Smart episode with host and strategic communication lecturer Matt Abrahams, Luskin outlines what it means to truly say we’re sorry.

Related Posts