Assertive Communication

Assertive communication is seen as an integral skill for nurses and midwives. This style of communication is based on mutual respect and targets problems rather than people.

This session will provide you with a clear understanding of how to be assertive in your communication. It covers the benefits of assertive communication, and outlines how you can use assertive communication in your practice.




Resources

Powerpoint presentation: Assertive Communication

Reflection

Assertive Communication: Reflective Practice Questionnaire (download and save the questionnaire to your computer prior to completing)

Useful links


Obtaining your CPD certificate

Please fill in this form to obtain a CPD Certificate for the completion of this session.