Tis the Season to be Jolly? Surviving family stress at Christmas

For many people, Christmas can be a very stressful time of year. It’s a time when families come together and, when some people just don’t get along, the festive season can be fraught as tensions rise. Relationships can feel strained under the pressure: it is no surprise that divorce rates tend to peak at this time of year. Combined with the fact that you are likely to be rushing around trying to buy presents and get ready for Christmas Day, stress levels can reach an all-time high. So, how do you survive the festive period? We provide some helpful points to consider below: