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What does it mean to be assertive? How do I learn to be more assertive? Am I too assertive? You can learn to be more assertive in your communication and behaviors.You can also learn more effective techniques to communicate if you have been told that you are too assertive.

Below you will find all the articles written on this topic.


Being Assertive

Posted by: Alex Robboy, CAS, MSW, LCSW Individual, Couples & Family Therapy IMAGO Certified Marriage Counselor AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Supervisor Founder & Director of the Center for Growth Inc.

Being Assertive Your neighbor is asking you to pick up her mail for the third time this month. Your coworker is asking if you will take her to work every day…


Ambivalent Attachment

Posted by: Center for Growth Therapists

Ambivalent attachment

Do you struggle to trust your partner? Do you need constant reassurance from s/he that s/he will be there for you long-term? Are you overly sensitive to his/her actions…


Tired of Not Feeling Desired

Posted by: Center for Growth Therapists

            You’ve been dating for a while and you’re feeling frustrated with the progress you’ve made. There are endless categories you could put yourself in…


Assertive, Aggressive, and Non-Assertive Communication Styles

Posted by: Alex Robboy, CAS, MSW, LCSW Individual, Couples & Family Therapy IMAGO Certified Marriage Counselor AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Supervisor Founder & Director of the Center for Growth Inc.

Do you feel like you‘re too passive with voicing your needs? Do you get frustrated and feel angry when trying to get people to do what you want? Have you…