Interpersonal Effectiveness: GIVE

To build healthy relationships, it’s important to consider the needs of all parties involved. Certain approaches to communication have been proven to increase the effectiveness of interactions, fostering a sense of mutual respect and trust in the relationship. The acronym G.I.V.E. can provide guidance in maintaining positive communication.

Download the Interpersonal Effectiveness: GIVE resource HERE or read it below.


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