CMN 120 Lecture 5: Lecture #5 notes
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Department
Communication
Course
CMN 120
Professor
Steven Brunner
Semester
Spring

Description
Lecture 5 notes CMN 120 Relationship Development SelfDisclosure Selfdescription Information you feel comfortable revealing Low risk Selfdisclosure Information that is private, creates vulnerability when revealed Intentional, information is not learned accidentally Involves risk **Both have equal importance in relationships SD characteristics: Breadth; of topics willing to disclose on Depth; varying levels: superficial, middle, deep Usually occurs in a dyad Usually reciprocal Occurs over time, increases w time and relational development Is rare Either evaluative or descriptive SD Functions Aids in relational escalation Catharsis helps us feel better Clarification Selfawareness tells ourselves what we arearent comfortable w revealing Why we wont selfdisclose Risk Level of appropriateness SD targets Friends more to samesex friends than opposite sex Parents mothers more than fathers Strangers less risk, never will see again MOST = strangers friends LEAST = acquaintances Johari Window Model:
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