congruent communication

congruent communication

[kong′gro̅o̅·ənt]
a communication pattern in which the person sends the same message on both verbal and nonverbal levels.
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In line with these findings, one type of cultural adaptation that might lead to increased counseling effectiveness with Asian Americans is in the realm of culturally congruent communication style by the counselor.
The fifth pattern identified by Satir, congruent communications, has no contradictions between its layers.