What to say to vaccine skeptics, by Dr. Barbara Baumann
Many people have been counting down the days until they can get the vaccine for COVID-19. For others, there’s more uncertainly or clear refusal around getting the vaccine. If you’re someone who believes strongly that everyone who is eligible and for whom it’s a safe choice should get thevaccine, here are some ways you can approach someone who’s hesitant.
1-Ask the person about his/her concerns in a nonjudgmental way – meaning that you don’t respond to their concerns with answers. Instead, employ active listening – repeating back what the person has said, so that s/he knows you heard them.
2-If you have some facts you think can address… More