HIV and communication skills for practice Self-assessment quiz

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1. Identify five modes of communication
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2. Identify four types of communication
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3. Name fi ve elements of good communication
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4. What are the two types of questioning?
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5. Identify five barriers to effective communication
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6. Name three external blocks to effective listening
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7. Name two communication techniques
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8. What are the main strategies involved in confl ict
resolution?
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9. How do we use ‘immediacy’ as an advanced
communication skill?
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10. Identify three reasons why clinical supervision is
relevant to patient communication
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