Barriers to Communication (Physical barriers - Anything that prevents you…
Barriers to Communication
Physical barriers - Anything that prevents you from receiving or understanding the messages etc of others.
Clothing e.g. a headscarf
A mobile phone
Perceptual barriers - When you perceive a situation differently to the person you are communicating with due to different factors.
Different life experiences
Emotional barriers - Mental walls that prevent people from openly communicating their thoughts and feelings to others.
Cultural barriers - When different cultures prevent you from communicating effectively with someone else.
Language barriers - Difficulty communicating with people who speak a different language.
Gender barriers - When men and women cannot communicate as effectively.
Interpersonal barriers - Not reaching out to each other which prevent you from communicating effectively.
Not asking the correct questions etc.
If one person has no desire to participate or communicate with the other or others.