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communication

(Discourse), noun collocution, colloquy, communicatio, communiqué, conference, correspondence, dialogue, dissertation, exchange, intercommunication, intercourse, interlocution
Associated concepts: attorney and client communication, conditionally privileged communication, confidential communication, husband and wife communication, physician and patient communication, privileged communication, telegraph communication, telephonic communication, verral communication, written communication

communication

(Statement), noun announcement, annunciation, declaration, disclosure, dissemination, information, message, news, notification, report, revelation, utterance, writing
See also: admission, association, caveat, clue, comment, contact, conversation, correspondence, disclosure, dispatch, expression, information, intelligence, issuance, knowledge, language, mention, message, news, note, notice, notification, parley, publication, reference, report, tip, transmittal, warning

COMMUNICATION, contracts. Information; consultation; conference.
     2. In order to make a contract, it is essential there should be an agreement; a bare communication or conference will not, therefore, amount to a contract; nor can evidence of such communication be received in order to take from, contradict, or alter a written agreement. 1 Dall. 426; 4 Dall. 340; 3 Serg. & Rawle, 609. Vide Pour-parler; Wharton's Dig. Evid. R.

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It is important to note here that the nurse was a psychiatric nurse who provided therapeutic communication interventions to a patient who had psychological issues complicated by the nature of his disease, a history of anxiety attacks, and symptoms of a personality disorder, but that the reason she was able to bill for this visit was to provide wound care to the patient.
This course begins with a review of therapeutic communication techniques, providing an opportunity for a merged experience with juniors.
of Ballarat, Australia) offers readers in caring professions with little training in counseling this non- technical guide to using therapeutic communication to help others.
We also need healthy boundaries so we can have therapeutic communication.
As two law enforcement agencies in Kentucky have discovered, many of the principles of therapeutic communication can be applied in a law enforcement setting.
My perspective from teaching therapeutic communication and helping students to utilize this valuable tool is a challenge every semester.
The year-long course included the historical, legal, ethical and cultural influences on nursing; structure and function; an understanding of the implications of body system changes and appropriate nursing responses; therapeutic communication skills; and how developmental, cultural and social theories impact on the health of individuals, families and the community.
She spends one night each week with each group, introducing students to the field of geriatrics and providing an initial exposure to the nursing process, therapeutic communication, teaching and learning, and functional health patterns.

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