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Definition of Listening

The Global Listening Centre views Listening as a global, multimodal process that underlies effective interpersonal and intercultural relations. Listening is part attitude, marked by genuine respect and regard for all; part skill, enabled by specific verbal and nonverbal behaviors; and part physical, driven by a host of physiological, sensory-motor, cognitive, and affective functions. Combined, these [...]
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Listening to The Earth : what the artists and scientists tell us

This is a time of cataclysmic climate change, with raging fires across the western US landscape, the threat of life-threatening floods to coastal regions worldwide, and numerous other effects. A basic premise of this paper is that in searching for remedy, we must listen to the Earth, and through listening, discover what it is that ails the planet, and seek restorative action.

By Admin | Environmental

GLC Award Recipients 2019

Distinguished Humanitarian Award Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu National Coordinator / CEO : Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Dr Delroy Jefferson MD, DBADirector (Healthcare Listening)Global Listening Centre.Medical Director at Health Services Authority, CI Kenneth Youngstein Director ( Healthcare Listening )Global Listening Centre.CEO : Biocom LTD, Switzerland. Listening Legend Award Late Prof Carole Grau MA, M.EdPast DirectorGlobal Listening [...]
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Dr. Monica Broome receives Exceptional Mentor Award

Congratulating Dr Monica Broome on receiving Exceptional Mentor Award

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Voices in Your Head: The Importance of Inner Listening

Listening to our inner selves is one of the keys to a happy and healthy life. So many people go through their lives with voices in their head saying ‘I’m not good enough’, ‘there is something wrong with me’ or ‘I am unlovable’, for example. But how can we transform this unhelpful and life-defeating thinking and as a result, lead a happier and potentially healthier life?

By Admin | HealthCare

Listening: imperative for patient safety

Listening in the healthcare encounter is a complex matter–even if it appears easy at first glance. In fact, listening is an underused potential. Listening is about understanding what the patient is saying to draw out the fundamental ideas, while gathering information to find answers and weigh options.


From Storytelling to Story-listening

In her last book, iGen, Jean M. Twenge shows that the relative risk of unhappiness among 8th graders depends directly on time spent on screen vs non-screen activities. According to her study, those kids who play sports, attend religious services, read print media, and enjoy in-person social interactions have less probability of being depressed. Those […]

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If They Would Only Listen

Dr. Richard D. Halley Honorable Director (Academic) Global Listening Centre View

Can We Communicate without Listening?

Dr Margarita K. Kefalaki President, Communication Institute of Greece View

The missing component

Alaric Naudé, Ph.D. EdD Director (Academic Board) Global Listening Centre. Every day the world becomes more polarised in a mad dash toward anarchy and disorder. Polarised by religious, racial, ethnic and political ideologies, many individuals are not open to communication. The Global Listening Centre ( is an academic body that is comprised of noteworthy academics [...]
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