Active Communication, 1st Edition
- Matthew Westra Longview Community College
- ISBN-10: 0534340075 | ISBN-13: 9780534340070
- 176 Pages
- © 1996 | Published
- College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $96.50
Using Matthew WestraUs conversational and class-tested book, students will learn the skills they need to take an active role in the communication process. Appropriate for helpers-in-training from a variety of disciplines, including counseling, human services, psychology, speech communication, teacher education, business, and health, this book helps students learn to observe, reflect upon, and practice active listening in a helping environment. Interdisciplinary applications of listening and speaking are presented to help facilitate development of the specialized concepts that helping professionals employ, which involves directness, openness, and empathy.