Published on January 29, 2016
CheckPoint: Benefits of Nonverbal Communication • Resource: Ch. 4 of Effective Communication for Criminal Justice Professionals • Review the list of specific functions of nonverbal communication provided on pp. 68–69. • Explain in 200 to 300 words how a probation officer or parole officer benefits from an understanding of nonverbal communications when interviewing an offender or parolee .• Include in your explanation a description of certain signs of behaviors that could tip off an officer and indicate how the interviewer might respond and why.