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Effective Planning for Groups
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Effective Planning for Groups



October 2013 | 104 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Any intentional group is based on a coherent group plan. This book will identify the elements that are basic to any plan and will apply these elements within an ongoing example.  Among the elements to be included are:  Identifying the Population, Need and Environmental Assessment, Goals, Rationale for Using Group, Type of Group, Conceptual Framework Used, attention to Group Developmental stage and to Group Dynamics, Group Size, Group Composition, Session-by-Session plans, Evaluation Methodology.

 
Chapter One: Introduction
 
Chapter Two: What Type of Group for Whom with What Goals? Identification of a Target Population, Type of Group, and Group Goals
 
Chapter Three: Rationale for Using Groups
 
Chapter Four: Making Decisions about Your Group Based on Best Practices in Group Work
 
Chapter Five: Group Leader Preparation
 
Chapter Six: Planning Group Sessions
 
Chapter Seven: Planning Group Sessions
 
Chapter Eight: Case Examples in Planning a Group
 
Appendices

Short, clear content. Students can use book throughout career. Cost is less than buying the whole book.

Professor Edwyna Ho
SHS, Seattle Central Cmty College
March 9, 2020
Key features

KEY FEATURES:

  • Identifying the Population
  • Need and Environmental Assessment
  • Goals
  • Rationale for Using Group
  • Type of Group
  • Conceptual Framework Used
  • Attention to Group Developmental stage and to Group Dynamics, Group Size, and Group Composition
  • Session-by-Session plans
  • Evaluation Methodology

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