ERIC Number: ED506372
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
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Gifted Parent Groups: The SENG Model. 2nd Edition
DeVries, Arlene R.; Webb, James T.
Great Potential Press, Inc.
This manual provides the essential information for persons wishing to conduct SENG Model parent support groups for parents of gifted children. Each week, parents in the group read a chapter of "A Parent's Guide to Gifted Children," and then discuss the concepts in the chapter, led by the group facilitator. Parents support one another in practicing new techniques at home. The book includes ten chapters: (1) Background of the SENG Model Parent Groups; (2) About the Parents; (3) Specific Content Covered in the Groups; (4) What SENG Group Facilitators Do; (5) Techniques that Group Leaders Model; (6) End of Group Session Assignments; (7) The Framework of the Group Sessions; (8) Potential Problems; (9) The Action Plan; and (10) Parent Group Variations. Appended are: (1) Planning Checklist for Parent Groups; (2) Books for Families with Gifted Children; (3) Video and DVD Resources; (4) Periodicals; (5) Other Resources; (6) Internet Resources for Parents/Educators of Gifted Children; and (7) Bridging the Gap between Home and School: Guidelines for Parents and Teacher. An index is also included.
Descriptors: Gifted, Social Support Groups, Group Activities, Parents, Models, Parent Materials, Guides, Check Lists, Guidelines, Resources, Books, Periodicals, Internet, Video Technology
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