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Ways to Communicate
 

SUGGESTIONS FOR EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION

 

Families find themselves in situations of not having effective communication with their loved one.  This can be a stressful time for both.  It is important to try and understand where their loved one is coming from.  Below are some suggestions in improving that communciation.

  • Really listen
  • Pay attention
  • Repeat using different words if he/she doesn't understand
  • Speak distinctly
  • Talk directly to the person
  • Take your time, one thought at a time
  • Use body language/non verbal cues
  • Use tone of voice appropriate to the conversation
  • Listen to silence
  • Acknowledge feelings even if you don't agree
  • Look for hidden meanings
  • Encourage and reassure
  • Find meaning in their experience

 

By practicing some of the above suggestions, will show your loved one that you have understanding and respect their opinions. 

 
 
 
Duncanville Senior Home Healthcare. Caregivers Connection 4U provides Companionship, Personal Care, Geriatric Care Management, Home Care, Elder Care , Senior Housing, Caregivers to the following locations: Cedar Hill, TX, Grand Prairie, TX, Waxahachie, TX, surrounding areas. Geriatric Care Managing (Aging Life Care Specialist) and Senior Housing Choices 4U provides consulting in Dallas & Ft. Worth and surrounding areas, also San Antonio and Austin.