ERIC Number: ED220773
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Life Skills for Women in Transition: A Workshop Guide.
This workshop guide is designed for facilitators of programs that assist women in coping with their newly independent status as a result of divorce, widowhood, or other life transitions. The guide reviews the leadership skills needed for organizing a workshop, planning tips, recruitment, resources and other preparations. A format for the workshop or course series is suggested, including assertiveness and stress management, educational opportunities, career exploration, job seeking, and family communication. A sample application and a sample advertising flyer are also provided along with suggestions for incorporating audiovisual materials and guest speakers into the workshop/course program. (JAC)
Descriptors: Career Guidance, Coping, Displaced Homemakers, Educational Opportunities, Family Relationship, Job Search Methods, Leadership Qualities, Midlife Transitions, Program Descriptions, Program Design, Program Implementation, Reentry Workers, Stress Variables, Workshops
Education Development Center, 55 Chapel Street, Newton, MA 02160.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Women's Educational Equity Act Program (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Alaska Univ., Juneau. Southeastern Region.
Note: For related document, see CG 016 181.