A couple butting heads about what activity to do together. She wants to go out and he wants to stay in. These "wants" are strategies to get needs met. They choose to go below strategies to investigate the needs-that-inform-those-strategies using Nonviolent Communication (NVC). This allows them to see there are other strategies to meet their needs. So when each "player" sees there are multiple ways (strategies) to get their needs met, they realize some of those ways work for both of them.
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