Bridging Behaviors

Subgroup Size

Entire group


1 hour

External cost



Stringer, D. M., & Cassiday, P. A. (2009). Bridging behaviors. In 52 Activities for improving cross-cultural communication (pp. 99-101). Intercultural Press. 

As a result of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. "Practice using techniques for clarifying the other person's behaviors. 2. Practice identifying positive intentions in behaviors that may not feel positive to the receiver" (Stringer & Cassiday, 2009, p. 99).