The Drama of Communication

Murphy, J., Lyon-Maris, J., Scallan, S. and Muir, L. (2019) The Drama of Communication. The Clinical Teacher. pp. 60-62. ISSN 1743-498X

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It is our opinion that communication skills, in and outside the world of medicine, are important in this digital age, as these skills are crucial both to the consultation and to care-giving. In this article we reflect on the importance of ‘the basics’ of communication and consider how educators can draw on drama to help postgraduate specialty trainees explore and develop their interpersonal skills. Such learning is intended to heighten the trainees' capacity for insight, as well as being entertaining and enlightening.

Item Type: Article
Divisions: School of Teacher Development
Depositing User: Lyndsay Muir
Date Deposited: 09 Mar 2023 10:28
Last Modified: 09 Mar 2023 10:28

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