Promoting communication wellness in college student-athletes.

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Robert Mayo, Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: Communication wellness involves education and consultation to promote practices that will develop and maintain optimal communication. The purpose of this paper is to present a program designed to promote communication wellness in a group of college student-athletes. Elements of the program are described and forms of communication disorders commonly observed among this student population are presented. Applicability of the strategies described in this program to promote communication wellness in other young adult populations is discussed.

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Language: English
Date: 2012
communication, wellness, communication disorders, health promotion, college athletes, language, college age-students

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