You are sitting in a hard chair on a raised platform being asked question after question by a hard-hitting attorney while a courtroom full of people watches your every move. Welcome to the hot seat! As a physician testifying as a defendant or serving as an expert witness, your experience on the stand can be daunting. Understanding how to use nonverbal communication to exude confidence and credibility will make a difference in the outcome.
Here are the keys to ensuring your nonverbal communication conveys the same message of impeccable integrity as your words.