COUNSELLING BLOG: Tips for Listening Well


1. Don’t interrupt. Let the speaker finish what they are saying – and at a speed that is comfortable for them – before formulating your own response.

2. Give the speaker your full and undivided attention. Ignore what is happening around you and block out distracting noises.

3. Pay attention to…

Being good at truly listening to what someone has to say is probably one of the most underrated skills ever. How can you co-exist with others if you don’t try to understand how they’re feeling?