Ways to communicate

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This activity will help you and the family to:
  • Understand that you may need to try new and different ways to communicate with your loved one
  • Identify some communication techniques which will allow you to continue to have meaningful and caring conversations with your loved one
  • Ensure that communication remains at the heart of family life, with your loved one able to voice their preferences, retain their dignity and sense of identity and enjoy the art of good conversation


This activity uses a tool / framework called the ‘Diamond 9’. This can be used in all kinds of different ways to discuss things as a family and come up with solutions to challenges and problems. Please click on the button below to find out more.


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