Effective communication is the only means for you to convey what you want another person to know and understand about a subject or circumstance. Effective communication skills are critical to achieve success in both your personal and professional life.
Silence a.k.a. Withholding is the most damaging and hurtful form of verbal abuse. One might think that in order for the behavior to be considered verbal abusive words need to be spoken. This misunderstanding of verbal abuse adds to the recipient’s confusion within the relationship. The recipient of silence/withholding may believe the relationship is functional because the abuser may communicate functional information, but refuses–through silence/withholding (non-responsive)–to communicate on an intimate level.
Tune In, Turn On, Tap In to the Universe. The Universe is made of living particles structured into planets that form galaxies, stars, moon and sun. Life is everywhere present. Everything is energy and matter. Everything communicates with everything.