Category Comms Lab

Dr Hayden Richards is an emergency physician at University Hospital Geelong and a senior lecturer at Deakin University, Geelong. He is somewhat obsessed with the science and art of effective communication, and in particular: difficult conversations. He believes that we can all get better at having difficult conversations, and that the process of learning to do so can be seriously fun.

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Comms Lab: The Good Start

Often the hardest part of any difficult conversation is just getting started. In the time-pressured world of healthcare, embarking on a difficult conversation is a particularly daunting prospect.