Effective Communication in Nursing Essay
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Reflection is a vital key for effective communication with patients and their families.
The main claim to this paper, is to prove, to have effective communication with patients and their
families, firstly, one must know oneself. Communication is a two-way street Yes...but for
effective communication to be understood, one must acknowledge oneself first, Communication
starts with ourselves. we need to address that we, too, are human beings, with our own thoughts,
feelings, beliefs, attitudes, prejudices and preferences. There is an increase in the healthcare
profession that we must care for ourselves before caring for others (Burnard,2001). (Older reference
but very supportive towards this paper).
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The quality of communication is a critical factor in meeting the needs of
individuals, families and communities, (Crisp & Taylor 2009).
Communication is an expressions of ones thoughts...To convey what one person is trying to say to
another. When communicating there is a messenger and a receiver but sometimes due to the way
the message is delivered there maybe misunderstandings, and confusion arises and the message
maybe misunderstood. Be clear and precise in what you're trying to say and why, (Crisp & Taylor
2009). Body language has a great deal to do with communication and it is believed that body language is
the greatest form of all communication skills because it is hard to control and therefore, maybe even
more acknowledged that the spoken word, (Crisp & Taylor 2009). From birth, body language is the
basic skill and the only way a baby has to communicate, as a teenager spoken words are often
mixed with bad reactions but again their body language is without doubt the best way of
understanding our confused teens, Adulthood is often confronting, their peers may use prominent
words, which to the receiver may be complicated, and hard to follow the meaning of. Lastly the
elderly they tend to go back to the basics, using more useful and simpler language, possibly laymen
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