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Throughout this Reflection paper I will describe one aspect of my communication skill that is helpful in building and maintaining trust in my relationships Secondly I will mention what part of my communication technique prevents me from building and maintaining trust in my relationships Furthermore I will also provide anecdotal evidence drawn from my peers friends and family members to support this discussion regarding building and maintaining trust in my relationships Moreover I will make reference to some of my intrapersonal interpersonal developments in relation to my interactions and behaviors with others Lastly I will reflect on the efforts I need to make in order to improve my communication skill As a person who is attentive while conversing with others I make an effort to be an active listener I try to embody the qualities of an effective communicator Johnson 2009 by asking the person I am interacting with if I understood the message they are trying to get across without making any assumptions about what they have said Having this type of communicative skill has been helpful in building and maintaining trust in my relationships this helps to create the perception that I am making an effort to understand the information they are entrusting me with and aknowledging that I am supporting what they are saying without judging it regardless of whether Im speaking with a new acquaintance or an old friend Johnson 2009 describes someone who is trustworthy as someone who expresses acceptance of support for and cooperative intentions towards other people p 99 and I believe I possess these qualities One aspect of my communication skills that prevents me from building and maintaining trust in my relationships is others use of one-way communication Johnson 2009 describes this type of communication as occurring when someone conveys a message but is unable to understand whether the receiver of the message interpreted the message correctly
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