About Communication Mapping
Identify communication problems by diagramming key action > reaction > reaction sequences between two or three people. Start with a neutral (vs. judg-mental) attitude, and decide who starts the sequence. Draw a circle, square, or diamond on paper for that person, and estimate and briefly note these things next to that symbol:
Then draw an short arrow to a different symbol representing the next person in the sequence, and estimate the same things. Continue this (e.g. Jim starts > Pat reacts > Jim reacts > Pat reacts...) until you feel "done" or the sequence ends. Use your map to discern and discuss communication blocks, then use your Lesson-2 skills to resolve them together. You can map communications between your personality subselves too!