This is why they deny the facts

We are surrounded with people who deny science and reality. Overcoming our differences requires finding better ways to connect.

A “fake news” sign sits against a wall of yellow.
A “fake news” sign sits against a wall of yellow.
Image by @LittleIvan via Twenty20

Denial is a growing pandemic.

Why they deny reality (and science).

Fiscal fears

Political allegiance

Self-preservation

Low scientific literacy

Religious conviction

Investing in conspiracy

Array of inherited baggage

How to have a discussion with someone who denies the truth.

1. Deep-dive into emotions first ,

2. Consider your shared goals

3. Focus on building a connection

4. Create an exchange of information

5. Finish with positivity (always)

Putting it all together…

NLP-MP | Certified Coach | I write about relationships, psychology, and the growth mindset. Founder @ Dragr LLC. 📱: about.me/EBJohnson

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