ERIC Number: ED218248
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
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Building Interpersonal Relationships Through Talking, Listening, Communicating. Group Activities for Students of All Ages.
Bormaster, Jeffrey S.; Treat, Carol Lou
This book is a group leader's curriculum guide to help students build positive interpersonal relationships through group activities. Chapter 1 is designed to help the reader become a successful group leader. Included are discussions on group structure, effective group leadership skills, hints on dealing with potential problem areas, processing and feedback, and sample feedback forms. Chapters 2 through 5 focus on developing students' self understanding, their ability to relate to and work with others, and their functioning as members of a group. Chapters 6 through 8 show how to develop creativity, problem solving skills, and decision making skills through group processes. Chapter 9 deals with how to prepare the group for the end of the course. Activities are provided in each chapter, and worksheets for many of the activities are appended. (JD)
Descriptors: Communication Skills, Conflict Resolution, Decision Making, Feedback, Group Activities, Group Dynamics, Group Instruction, Interpersonal Competence, Leadership Training, Listening Skills, Problem Solving, Secondary Education, Self Actualization, Self Concept
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
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