Facilitating Family Support Groups

December 2, 2021 6:53 pm

Participants will be able to..

  • Describe a family support group
  • Examine the roles of a facilitator • Describe the importance of safety in a group and how to foster it
  • Identify and discuss co-facilitation in support groups
  • Discuss established guidelines and principles to effective facilitation of support groups
  • Review verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Identify particular concerns including suicide prevention and trauma-informed care
  • Appraise one’s own self-care
  • List future training needs.