Providing research-based insight into the psychology of communication, this reference explores the most common barriers to effective communication and provides tangible steps to address these barriers head-on. The book features an expanded selection of relevant, meaningful exercises, role-plays, and activities that give readers the chance to immediately apply the concepts to real-life experiences. With lessons… More Connecting Across Differences: Finding Common Ground with Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime
Focusing on the language used in the health care system, this manual teaches health care administrators, nurses, physicians, and mental health practitioners how to create lasting, positive improvements to patient care and the workplace environment. Arguing that a crisis within health care is the inability of many professionals to relate to the personal, human dimension… More Humanizing Health Care: Creating Cultures of Compassion With Nonviolent Communication
In this internationally acclaimed text, Marshall Rosenberg offers insightful stories, anecdotes, practical exercises and role-plays that will dramatically change your approach to communication for the better. Discover how the language you use can strengthen your relationships, build trust, prevent conflicts and heal pain. Revolutionary, yet simple, Nonviolent Communication offers you the most effective tools to… More Nonviolent Communication
CD-ROM A collection of images for use in communication books, schedules, activity boards, visual reinforcement systems or wherever you use visual strategies. The application / documents may be run from the disc or installed onto your hard-drive.
There is nothing like the bond between siblings, especially when that relationship includes a disabled sibling. Addi doesn’t understand why her big brother Charlie can’t talk to her. When her mom tells her that Charlie lost his words, Addi, with some help from her younger brother, embarks on a mission to find them. She looks… More Runaway Words
This guidebook is for parents of verbal children ages 3-7 with social communication difficulties. Some of these children have a diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome, Autism or Nonverbal Learning Disorder, while others may have no diagnosis at all. What these children have in common is difficulty knowing what to say and do in social situations. The… More TalkAbility: People Skills for Verbal Children on the Autism Spectrum – A Guide for Parents