11:00- 12:00 PM- Survivors/Caregivers: Finding your Voice
Finding Your Voice: Winning Strategies When Communicating with Your Healthcare Providers
Speaker: Anna Newcomb, PhD, LCSW
Good communication is key to a healthy relationship between patients and their health care providers. This session is geared toward helping the patient and family improve their communication with providers and satisfaction with their care. We will look at the various styles of communication (assertive, passive, aggressive, passive-aggressive) and practice communication scenarios to enhance communication skills.