U.S. Department of Justice

Facilitation Skills for Offender Groups: Training Curriculum Package. Rev. [ed.]

Publication year: 2001
Thumbnail preview Designed for counselors or other staff who run offender groups, this 16-hour course addresses group process strategies. The following lesson plan modules are provided:
  • Introduction and course overview;
  • What facilitation is;
  • Goals for personal development;
  • Stages of group development;
  • Stages of individual change;
  • Setting a climate for change;
  • Communication skills;
  • Facilitating participation;
  • Facilitating behavior change;
  • Facilitating changes in perspective;
  • And evaluation and closure.
Package includes Trainer's and Participant's Manual and overheads.