With all the added stress of the holiday season, it’s no wonder that conflicts can arise this time of year. Therefore, it’s important to build up your relationship skills so you’ll be able to address and resolve conflicts before they spiral out of control. Click here to visit our HRI tips on effective conflict management strategies: https://healthyrelationshipsinitiative.org/keys-for-effective-conflict-management/. They include remaining calm, focusing on the current issue, and using positive communication skills. Remember: Conflicts are a natural part of even the healthiest relationships, and you can manage them effectively if you work together to address them in a positive way.