What's Your Relationship 'Fighting Style'? Jay Shetty Details the 3 Kinds
By Sierra Marquina
March 17, 2023
Do you know your relationship "fighting style"? It could help resolve a lot of issues! Former monk turned beloved self-help guru Jay Shetty broke down the 3 fighting styles from his new book, 8 Rules of Love, and get ready to be enlightened.
Jay shared he figured out the fighting styles after evaluating his own relationship.
"I'm the 'venter' which means I want to talk about it, fix it, and solve it right now," Jay explained. "My wife is the 'hider.' She needs time and space to think about it and then there's a third one called the 'exploder' where the person wants their emotions to be heard, felt, and seen."
Jay explained neither is better or worse than the other. It's all about just understanding your's and your partner's.
"Now that you're aware [of their style], you don't take it personally and you can respond more effectively."
In 8 Rules of Love, Jay offers a revelatory guide to every stage of romance, drawing on ancient wisdom and new science.
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