||Peer Helping Skills Handbook|
A Handbook for Peer Helpers and Peer Tutors
Handbook, 48 pp.
Author: John DeMarco
Publisher: Hazelden / Johnson Institute
Published Year: 1993
List Price: $9.95 Each
For more products found within this products catagory click here.
Peer helping is an exciting and rewarding activity. As you learn to help others, you will also learn to help yourself. In order to be an effective helper, you will need to acquire certain skills. This handbook is designed to teach you those skills. You can learn the skills just by reading this handbook, but to use them effectively will take practice. Therefore, in addition to giving you information about peer helping skills, a variety of exercises are also included. These exercises should be done with other peer helper trainees.
How much use you make of this handbook will determine your level of skill in being a peer helper. To keep growing as a peer helper, read this handbook, and read it again. Work to understand and remember the ideas and skills that it presents. Refer to it whenever you feel you need to tone up or review the skills you have learned. Keep in mind that you want to be a knowledgeable and trained peer helper. This handbook will help you do just that.
Hazelden offers training on many products to help you develop an in-depth understanding of the program and its components and to create a long-term plan for your implemtation. Click here to find out more.