ERIC Number: EJ1051294
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 47
International Consultation and Training on Group Work in South Asia
Ibrahim, Farah A.
Journal for Specialists in Group Work, v40 n1 p55-73 2015
This article presents a consultation and training for faculty and graduate students in South Asia under the auspices of the United Nations' Transfer of Knowledge Through Expatriate Nationals (TOKTEN) Program. It describes the development of a consultation relationship and training on group work. Needs assessments focusing on both cultural assumptions, and group theory and practice were conducted to identify cultural variables, and goals for the group work training. An outline of the process used and outcomes are presented.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Group Counseling, Counselor Training, Counselors, Counselor Educators, Graduate Students, Consultation Programs, Needs Assessment, Cultural Influences, Knowledge Level, Transfer of Training, Knowledge Management, Feedback (Response)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Asia