• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

I will be describing the factors that may be influence communication and interpersonal interactions with particular reference to heath and social care setting

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

For p3 I will be describing the factors that may be influence communication and interpersonal interactions with particular reference to heath and social care setting There are different types of barrier that can block effective communication. The first obvious type of barrier is when information is not received. An example would be speaking to a deaf person who uses sign language. The sound is not received. Communication fails because an appropriate language system has not been used and no information is communicated. Barriers in the environment also prevent sounds from being heard, or non verbal message from being seen Cultural background can also be a hinder to communication breakdown. Different ethnic and religious groups may have different cultures, but different age groups, occupation and geographical groups also make different cultural assumptions words and non verbal communication can be interpreted differently depending on the context of the culture of the person using them. For example the word hot can have different meaning depending on the context in which it is used and the culture of the person using it. In a formal context hot is referring to having high temperature. ...read more.

Middle

Listening to other might involve hearing about frightening and depressing situation. Carers sometimes stop listening in order to avoid unpleasant emotional feelings. A lack of time tiredness or a desire to avoid emotional stress can create a barrier to providing caring communications. It is important that health and care workers can work out if a situation simply requires the sharing of information or weather a more sensitive, caring approach to communication is needed Lack of trust: lack of trust also affects the communication. Example: a person who is a liar, when he says something which is true, people will not believe and disregard the message. Overload information: overload information will lead to misunderstanding. Therefore, it is important to address the message shortly and clearly Environmental factors such as poor lighting can also hinder the communication as if the service provider is using sign language the service user won't be able to see what is being done. Noisy Environments can also hinder the communication, as the service user may not be able to hear what the service provider is saying and this is also similar to either the service user or service provider sitting to far way from each other as they may not hear each other as clear as they could have, if they were sitting closer to each other. ...read more.

Conclusion

tree, this makes communication easier for service users and service providers because you wouldn't have to specialise in the language as most of it is easy to understand for many people Another form of special method communication is Braille, this is a language made up of small raised dots, which the reader can feel with their fingers, this language is used for blind or people with little sight this makes them feel more like part of the society and it will help them get to places at a service. For example if a blind service user went to the doctors and needed the toilet they would have to feel next to the doors to find the Braille saying disabled toilet if not they may go through the wrong door and maybe end up in a doctor's office Sign language is being taught to children more within early-years settings, as children find it fascinating and children can pick it up quickly. Sign language is for those with hearing impairments. Sign language is a way of communicating through making signs with the hand. It allows people with hearing impairments to have conversations with others who understand sign language. ?? ?? ?? ?? ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Healthcare section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Healthcare essays

  1. Marked by a teacher

    Factors that influence communication and interactions with relation to health and social care

    4 star(s)

    This is particularly important in a deaf school as some of the students will have only a slight hearing impairment and may wear a hearing aid. Hearing aids make everything appear a lot louder to the ear, but if there are too many noises happening around people communicating with a

  2. Marked by a teacher

    P3 explain factors that may influence communication and interpersonal interaction in health and social ...

    3 star(s)

    When the service user want something the service provider can make a colourful poster for sings or markers to communicate correctly where the place is located. Changes can also be accommodated to help the service users with hearing problems. For example if a service user has difficulty hearing and does

  1. Marked by a teacher

    Factors that can influence effective communication and interpersonal interactions in relation to the health ...

    3 star(s)

    they may not be able to talk normally and this can provide them with the

  2. POSITIVE CARE ENVIRONMENT

    this may result in them feeling marginalised as they are being prevented from accessing social resources or enjoying equal rights in society. They would also feel very socially excluded from the group as they are being denied access to full citizenship and participation in normal social and economic activities.

  1. Health and Social Care Communication. Examples from work with a service user with ...

    such as a fashion fad she went through when she was a teenager and ornaments that may be significant to her. Objectives: An objective is an activity that I will undertake and the services I will offer to bring these changes to occur.

  2. AS Health & Social Care Communication. Example from a playschool setting.

    writing more and reword it as often as needed, is delivered virtually instantly so don't have to wait for delivery, is easy to write and change and is easy to keep a record of what is put, easy to read as you don?t have to try to read difficult hand

  1. Types of communication including factors that support and inhibit communication within a care setting ...

    For example, a midwife has had to take the day off work, as they are feeling sick. Another midwife has to cover her ward. In order for the new midwife understands what sort of care her new clients need, the manager of the ward takes him/her into a private room

  2. I will be focusing on the positive care environment using early years. I will ...

    but are told how great of an opportunity the group could be for them, then in their own time they will decide whether to leave or not. Respect for individuals rights, identity, beliefs and culture So far I have talked about Anti-Discrimination and Empowerment, but without respecting an individual the

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work