This self-guided online course is a home study continuing education course and is a part of the course requirements for certification in Mindfulness-Based Ecotherapy. It is also a stand-alone course for those interested in increasing their group facilitation skills.
In this online study course, we will look at some of the principles of running a successful group. We’ll also examine recent research in the field, including the Stages of Change and the five phases of group process.
In this online study course we will look at some of the principles of running a successful group. We’ll also examine recent research in the field, including the Stages of Change and the five phases of group process.
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
- Discuss the Stages of Change of the Transtheoretical Model of Change
- Describe the stages of group process
- Name some skills a good group facilitator possesses
- Define Group Work
- List some types of groups
- Discuss the planning process for groups
- Define and discuss the process of Group Facilitation
This is a self-directed online introductory course in running a successful group. The course gives the student a good basic grounding in the principles and practices of group therapy and counseling.
The course materials include a five-hour video presentation and a course description including a list of course objectives and a list of references and citations.
Download the description for this course using the link provided below. You may wish to print it out prior to starting the course.