Have uninterrupted family meetings

If you need to have a family meeting, try and find a time when no one is angry, upset, stressed or tired. Find somewhere you can sit without being interrupted by the phone, TV or other people. Be willing to compromise and have a number of options you’re willing to accept.

Source: Arguing with your parents or guardians @ ReachOut.com: Get through tough times

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