The best way to get someone to trust you is to listen. By listening sincerely and patiently, you tell them with your actions that you are safe. You have proven that you won't be jumping to conclusions or judging them before hearing their point of view. You also are confirming that you care about them because you are willing to give them your time and attention.
It is healthy to hear other's perspectives and realize they are valuable even if they do not agree with you. The ability to be a great listener…Read more