1.Why do human beings communicate?
Provide 1 example of how you use interpersonal communication to meet each level of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs.
2.Explain the following four potential responses to conflict. Based on your personal life, provide a specific example of how you used each response and explain the outcomes.
- Exit response
- Neglect response
- Voice response
- Loyalty respons
3.Regarding communication climate:
Identify one relationship in which you have a confirming communication climate. Use examples to explain some of the elements that have influenced this relationship to be confirming.
Identify one relationship in which you have a disconfirming climate. Use examples to explain some of the elements that have influenced this relationship to be disconfirming.
4.Regarding mindful listening:
Why is mindful listening an important component of interpersonal communication?
What obstacles to listening (or forms of non-listening) do you use and need to watch out for?
5.Regarding perception and communication:
How does perception affect communication?
.Provide an example of a perceptual error that you have made in the past.
Provide examples of 2 guidelines that you will try to follow to enhance your perception as a SSW.
6.Explain the importance of using I-language in interpersonal communication.