Apologize Already

We all mess up. We all have disagreements with the people closest to us; and we're all capable of doing the wrong the thing. Not all of us are great at knowing when and how to apologize—but you can learn. (Photo from Shutterstock.com.)

The Secret Skill of Happy Couples: Sweet Apologies

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Wipe the slate clean with apologies so you can make a fresh start.

When 'I'm Sorry' is Too Much

By Juliana Breines Ph.D.
Do you over-apologize?

How to Apologize

By Tamar Chansky Ph.D.
Why love means never waiting for someone else to say they're sorry first

What Is An Apology Worth?

By Art Markman Ph.D.
It all depends on details.

What to Say When You Have to Say "I'm Sorry"

By Heidi Grant Halvorson Ph.D.
The 3 kinds of apology, and who they most appeal.

Are You Big Enough to Apologize?

By Denise Cummins Ph.D.
New research explains why we hate apologizing.

Four Steps to Relationship Repair With The H-E-A-L Technique

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
New Therapist-Developed Strategies to Rebuild Trust & Love

Adolescence and Forgiveness

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
By the end of adolescence, most parents and teenagers have needed forgiveness

When parents say “I’m sorry”, they are saying so much more

By Kate Roberts Ph.D.
Children learn to apologize by watching their parents say "I'm sorry."

An Elegant Apology and the Forgiveness Factor

By Rita Watson MPH
Even if an apology is not accepted, our ultimate responsibility is to forgive.

What Everybody Ought to Know About Forgiveness

By Matt James Ph.D.
Now you can become an expert at apologizing and forgiving.

The 1-2-3’s of Relationship Repair

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Repair and restore your damaged relationship with these three basic steps

Glee's Farewell to Cory Monteith Leaves Addiction Questions

By Anne M. Fletcher M.S., R.D.
What the addiction treatment industry should take away from another tragic death

How to Chart Public Confessions

By Stanton Peele
Readers guide: how to score your favorite confessions-apologies