Communication

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Communication
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2012-12-09 19:08:59
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Communication
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  1. What is communication
    Is part of the art if nursing - the intentional creative use of oneself, based on skill and expertise to transmit emotion and meaning to another.
  2. Level of Communication
    • Intrapersonal - taking to yourself
    • Interpersonal - between 2 peopl
    • Transpersonal - praying
    • Small group - limited number of people
    • Public - lage number of people
  3. Intrapersona communication
    talking to yourself
  4. Interpersonal communicatio
    Communication between 2 peopl
  5. Transpersonal - communication
    Communication through spiritual belief - Praying
  6. Small Group communication
    Communicating through limited number of people
  7. Large Group communication
    Communication through large number of people
  8. Interpersonal variables
    Factors within both the sender and receiver that influence communication
  9. Verbal Communication
    Spoken or Writen words
  10. Effective Verbal Communication
    • Vocabulary
    • Word meaning (Denotation-one word can have multiple meanings/ Con notation - meaning can be taken differently)
    • Pacing
    • Tone
    • Clarity and brevity (exact use of words)
    • Timing and relevance
    • Use of humour
  11. Non-Verbal Communication
    • Facial expression
    • Eye contact
    • Personal apperance
    • Posture and the way we move
    • Gestures
    • Touch
    • Use of Space or Proxemics
  12. Congruence Communication
    • Verbal and non-verbal message are the same
    • Nurse should always do
  13. Metacommunication
    Communication about communication to further clarify and discover a hidden meaning in a message.
  14. Intimate space
    45 cm
  15. Personal space
    45cm - 1 meter
  16. Social space
    1 meter - 4 meter
  17. Public space
    More than 4 meters

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