How comfortable are you with silence in relationships?

The Contemplative Edge

29-03-2021 • 15 mins

In this episode, we explore the relational aspects of silence, the factors that affect our comfort with silence and the quality of relational silence. Timestamps to key points [02:16] - Examples of silence in relationships [04:50] - Paul Goodman’s 9 types of silence expanded [09:20] - Context, culture and personality can affect our experience of silence [12:10] - Sedatephobia is the fear of silence [13:00] - The power of silence in coaching