Communication psychology

Department of Psychiatry, Narcology and Medical Psychology

Responsible for introduction: V.S. Bilous

Professional communication with a patient involves receiving information, clarification, education, persuasion, emotional support.

The effectiveness of professional communication depends on the development of certain competencies of the specialist – communicative, psychological, social.

Course ” Communication psychology” is directed on forming students’ knowledge of basic categories and concepts of psychology of communication, mastering the basic methods of researching interpersonal interaction; understanding of the nature and specifics of communication and features of communication and interpersonal interaction in the professional activity of nurse. The purpose of the discipline “Communication psychology” is learning the content, structure and the basic rules of communication as a type of human activity and the formation of students’ communicative qualities.