An excessively needy person who dominates discussion yet never seems satisfies with the love and nurture offered by a small group can wreck group dynamics. To guard the group’s integrity, recognize and deal with this personality type before members exit the group and the concept of small groups forever.
Small Group Leaders: Recognize and Deal with Unusual Situations
Equip yourself with the tools to deal with unusual situations that may arise in a small group.
An unusual experience led me to read the book, The Sociopath Next Door by Martha Stout. As a result, I improved my skills in discerning who to trust.
Often, when you adjust your behavior, others change in response to your kindness. But sometimes, nothing you do matters. Learn to recognize signs the other person needs to change.