ERIC Number: ED163352
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Working with Youth in a Group Setting; A Training Model. A Higher Education Training Monograph.
This 15-hour training module is directed toward CETA counselors, interviewers, trainers, and related service deliverers whose client populations are youth, adolescents and young adults. The purpose of the program is to help trainees upgrade their small group skills. Group training experiences are based on the Personal Mastery Counseling approach. Topics covered include: theoretical background on effective counseling; client preparation for group counseling; priority-based decisions as to counseling focus; behavioral change goals; beginning counseling groups; counseling skills; group counselor interventions; and group structures. Each trainee will experience being a counseling group member, co-lead a group, and receive group-skill upgrading reading materials. Training methods include: lecturettes, counseling groups, demonstrations, simulations, group discussion, and exercises involving subgroups. (Author/JLL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oakland Univ., Rochester, MI. Manpower Development Higher Education System.