I hope that you are all doing well. I think class today should be a good one.
To be prepared for class, you should complete the weekly reading prior to class this week. This week the reading is:
The reading this week reviewed three different approaches for group work related to purpose. These were:
Today I want to spend time talking some about out prevention groups and psycho educational groups.
The agenda is:
The presentation slides can be viewed through Notist on my website, where you can download them and follow along during class.
The presentation slides for last week can also be viewed:
We talked about Grounding Techniques in class. This comes from Lisa M. Najavits (2002) workbook on seeking safety. Winona State University offers a helpful worksheet that discusses the skills. You can see the Grounding Worksheet.
I also shared in class the curriculum that I adapted called the Dragon Slayers Trauma Focused Teen / Pre-Teen Group Curriculum, and you can look at that as well.