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Daymar Institute facilitates Interpersonal Communication Class for youth

 

LEAP OrganizationClarksville, TN – Damon Jennings, of Daymar Institute passionately explains the importance of developing strong interpersonal communication skills to students enrolled in the LEAP Youth Career Development Program.

Damon simplified, yet expanded their definition and understanding of communication being the attempt to send and receive messages between parties whether face to face, telephone, texting, internet, sign language, signage, and other non verbal cues.

Damon Jennings, of the Daymar Institute  teaches interpersonal communication skills to students enrolled in the LEAP Youth Career Development Program.

Damon Jennings, of the Daymar Institute teaches interpersonal communication skills to students enrolled in the LEAP Youth Career Development Program.

He then went on the various types of “Noise” that interferes with messages causing misinformation and problems with the senders and/or receivers.  Some of the lessons students learned were the importance of actively listening, asking for clarity, using appropriate language, tones, and non verbal communication to handle noise.

Equipped with Johari’s Window to promote continual self discovery and self improvement, Damon kept the students engaged with various interactive exercise to demonstrate how to successfully communicate with individuals and groups.

For more information on the Youth Career Development Program visit www.leaporg.net


About Richard Garrett

    Richard Garrett

    City Councilman Richard “Reason” Garrett has gained extensive business knowledge and negotiating skills as the Executive Director of the LEAP Organization.  LEAP Org provides youth development services.  As a licensed realtor for Keller Williams Realty, he is known for his tenacity, perseverance, honesty, and fairness.  A proud APSU alum, Richard graduated with Honors with a Bachelors in Public Management.
    Richard is a former active duty Marine, father of 4, and a husband with strong ties to the community. He is a graduate of Leadership Clarksville and a member of Clarksville Rotary, Clarksville Area Ministerial Association, Chamber of Commerce, Clarksville Association of Realtors Public Relations & Charity Relations Committees, and Clarksville Community Partners Group.

    For more information on Richard visit www.reason4clarksville.com. He can be contacted directly at 931-378-0500 or via email richard@reason4clarksville.com

    Web Site: http://leaporg.net/
    Email: reason@leaporg.net

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