Reflective Paper On Communication

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Effective communication is a key concept for any professional working or interacting with the general public. Communication in any profession can impact the successfulness of both workplace and client relationships. To gain a better understanding of the concept of effective communication, I conducted an interviewed with a client services officer from the police service. The following essay will discuss and reflect on the context of that interview, and draw conclusions on how I can better my communication skills for my future career as a Nutritionist. The 4Rs of Reflection: Reporting The interview I conducted was with a client services officer who has been in working within the police service for 23 years, and has been in her current role for almost 6 years now. During our interview we discussed how effective communication played an important role for her to be successful in her profession. Being the first point of contact for her clients, it became clear that strong rapport building was the key communication skill…show more content…
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As a nutritionist rapport building is extremely important, as patients would be providing me with information that they could consider quite personal or confidential. Furthermore, by building that trust between clients I will be able to gain the patients perspectives on their problem, thus allowing me to formulate the most successful treatment plan. I do expect in this profession that I will constantly need to consult and communicate with my fellow work colleagues or professionals, to ultimately provide the highest standard of care for each of my
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