How To Apologize: Re-Act

For use by both individuals and facilitators, this guide offers the user a model for making an apology in which the individual reflects, acknowledges their behavior, apologizes for the actions, changes their behavior, and thanks the impacted parties. The sheet presents these steps alongside some tips for implementing them in your interactions with others, particularly in the heat of the moment.


  • Talking about topics such as privilege and oppression can lead to individuals making mistakes; you can learn from your mistakes by developing strategies for how to apologize, reflect on your actions, and change your behavior