Answer the following questions 8 list avoidable

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Answer the following questions. 8. List avoidable barriers to communication. a. Cliched statements b. Contradicting the patient c. Criticizing the patient
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d. Ridiculing the patient e. Being sarcastic f. Being indifferent to the patient g. Lecturing or offering unasked for advice 9. Why are there cultural challenges related to communication? a. Because not all cultures, or groups of people, are the same. One culture may perceive beauty to be tall and thin, while another culture perceives beauty differently. One culture perceives a smile to be warm and encouraging, while another may perceive the grin and baring of teeth to be threatening. 10. Describe four ways to effectively interact with individuals from other cultures. a. Stress the things that most cultures have in common and accept the differences b. Always assume that patients prefer that you use the family name unless you are given expressed permission to use a given name. c. Look for confusion and fear; watch for cues and respond with compassion d. Evaluate nonverbal communication by observing proxemics, kinesics, and other cues 11. Describe four ways to overcome language barriers.
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