Think of it as introducing a pal to a guy called Alan, then tick off each step.
1.Ask. Ask open questions, such as ‘how are you doing?’. Give the person time to open up if they need. It’s okay to say you’re worried, or that you’re not sure how to start the conversation but you wanted to see if they’re okay. Asking is the very first step in breaking down that wall and making a connection in someone’s time of need. Continue reading.
Originally posted on Metro.