Effective Communication

Effective Communication

After reading chapter 9 in your textbook,

  1. What are different communication styles used among health professional and the benefits to each?
  2. Describe a communication style you used in a recent professional interaction.
  3. Describe the interaction and why you used that style.
  4. Was this style effective for the interaction?
  5. Additionally, describe one barrier to effective communication you would most like to improve in yourself.
  6. Offer suggestions in communication


Responses need to address all components of the question, demonstrate critical thinking and analysis and include peer-reviewed journal evidence to support the student’s position.

Please be sure to validate your opinions and ideas with citations and references in APA format.

Please review the rubric to ensure that your response meets the criteria.