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Negative Communication

POLICY:   

Negative communication is not allowed at Believe Therapies.  In addition, the recipient or any witness of negative communication is required to confront and shutdown the communication process.  

 

Negative Communication: Communication that involves speaking about someone (ie. fellow staff members, clients, or client family members) or something (ie. company, policies and procedures, etc.) in a negative or damaging manner. 

DEFINITION:  

Examples of negative communication: 

  • Talking in a negative or demeaning manner  

  • Spreading false or damaging reports  

  • Criticism or conjecture that can harm credibility or reputation 

  • Slandering, ridiculing, or maligning; persistent name-calling that is hurtful, insulting or humiliating; using a person as the butt of jokes; abusive and offensive remarks 

  • Encouraging others to disregard a supervisor's instructions 

 

PROCEDURE:    

  • All Believe Therapies’ employees bear the responsibility of keeping our work environment free from negative communication.  

  • All employees of Believe Therapies will refrain from negative communication. 

  • Any employee who witnesses or is the recipient of negative communication should confront and shutdown the communication process. 

CREATED:  01-20-2018

REVISED: 10-01-2020​

Believe Therapies

100 Medical Center Parkway Suite 100

Huntsville, TX 77340

phone: 936.293.8800

email: info@believetherapies.com

fax: 936.715.3721

Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00AM - 7:00PM

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Believe Therapies

2305 Longmire Dr Suite 300

College Station, TX 77845

phone: 936.293.8800

email: info@believetherapies.com

fax: 936.715.3721

Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00AM - 7:00PM