Excerpt: Psychologist Yvonne Thomas, PhD, says even when it’s hard, the higher road is the always the best choice. “It’s good for your personal happiness because you uphold, not sacrifice, your values and a more appropriate, healthier code of conduct. You avoid compounding the situation by stooping to the level of poor or unhealthy behavior yourself,…
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Dr. Thomas’ Expertise Featured in Readers Digest article on “How to Take the High Road in 9 Sticky Situations” (05/29/2017)
Dr. Thomas on NPR Station 89.3FM KPCC “Breaking Bread, Butting Heads: Politics Could Make Thanksgiving Dinner Hard To Swallow” (11/23/2016)
As loved-ones draw near this Thanksgiving, there may come a temptation to talk politics. If among mixed company, one might find themselves in a tough spot: especially when emotions run high. One KPCC listener has been dreading political conversations with her family, so Take Two brought in Dr. Yvonne Thomas to talk her through it….