Assignment 301 Principles of communication in adult social care settings
Task A Question and Answers
Ai Identify four reasons why people communicate.
People communicate so they can tell us if they are in pain, happy, being neglected and or they could possibly want something.
Aii Explain how effective communication can affect relationships in an adult social care setting between: a) Colleagues and other professionals
Effective communication makes sure that we have all the information we need about the service user so we can give them the best care possible. b) Individuals using the service and their carers
We have what we need to know about there medical needs and their beliefs so they are regognised as an individual. Aiii Identify three of finding out the communication and language needs of an individual. For each method, describe how effective it is at establishing the needs of the individual. I would ask the service users family as they would be able to tell me what the service useres prefered method of communinication is, read the care plan this will give me an idea of previous way of communicating or if possible ask the service user themselves which is easier for them.
Aiv Describe three to consider when promoting effective communication. To promote effective communication the communication has to be clear, precise and easier for the service user to understand.
Av Describe three and three verbal communication methods and styles that a social care worker may use in an adult care setting.
Avi Explain why it is important to respond to an individual’s reactions during communication. it is important to respond as they could be having trouble understanding what i am saying.
Avii Explain how an individual’s background can influence...
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