Handbook of Interactive Exercises for Groups

ISBN-10: 020527854X
ISBN-13: 9780205278541
Edition: 1999
List price: $87.60
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Description: This is a supplement for group work courses that enables instructors to teach skill-building through active participation in groups. It could also be used as part of any human services course to facilitate active learning. Students learning to  More...

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Book details

List price: $87.60
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/12/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 168
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

This is a supplement for group work courses that enables instructors to teach skill-building through active participation in groups. It could also be used as part of any human services course to facilitate active learning. Students learning to conduct groups or group counseling or to facilitate social work practice with groups will appreciate these exercises and should keep this supplement as part of their social work library when they enter practice. The exercises can be used with many different types of groups, including students in classroom settings; various kinds of therapy, including hospital therapy; and workshops. The text identifies different group stages and presents exercises that are suitable for each stage. Clearly and accurately described, each exercise provides the actual language that can be used by group facilitators; variations of each exercise are provided, as well as Tips, or practical suggestions for dealing with a broad range of group process issues. A chapter on evaluation (Ch. 9) provides creative formats for evaluating groups.

Introduction
Using This Book
Purposes of Interactive Exercises
Factors in Choosing Exercises
Questions to Ask Yourself as You Choose an Exercise
Role of the Facilitator
Techniques to Accompany Interactive Exercises
Considerations When Working with Diverse Groups
Ice Breakers
Short Division: Managing Large Groups by Subdividing
Introductions
Who's Done It?
Getting Acquainted
The Round
The Game of the Name
What's in Your Name?
The Baggage Department
I'll Tell You if You'll Tell Me
The First Blush
Singing in the Rain
Enhancing Group Functioning
Let's Get Together
Elephant in the Meeting Room
What's Your Screen?
Centre Stage
The Belt
Fish Bowl
Fish Bowl
Solution Circle
Dream Catcher
Middle Phase and Transitions
Breathing Lessons
Simple Soothers
Relaxation Script
Wake up! Shake up! Mysterious Happenings
Truth and Lies
Temperature Check
Positive Gossiping
Recalling the Past
Teaching Concepts and Developing Skills
The Feelings Charade
Pick a Word, Any Word
Complete the Sentence
The Launching
Freewriting
The Participant as Teacher
Chinese Practice
Mind Reading
Dirty Words
Simulation for Stimulation
Values
Privacy Zone
Miracle Workers
Three Characters
Catastrophe Strikes! What'sMostImportant?
The Ideal Pie Deal
Where Do I Stand?
Self-Enhancement
Defining Your Space
Boundaries
The Collage
Where Do I Feel?
Off-the-Wall Solutions
Happy Affirmation to You! Where Do I Go from Here?
How Do I Love?
Weeding Your Garden
Self-Valuing
Spider Web
Show Me a Lifeline! Showing Your Stuff
Endings
Types of Endings
Self-Exploration
Three Wishes
Surprise Box
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter
Self-Exploration
Symbolic Review
Graduation Day
Party Time
Evaluations
Alternative Forms of Evaluation
Evaluative Questions
Creative Formats for Acquiring Feedback
Group Evaluation
A Star Is Born!

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