Peer Power, Book One Workbook: Becoming an Effective Peer Helper and Conflict Mediator by Judith A. (Psychological Network, Inc., Missouri, USA) Tindall
  

Peer Power, Book One Workbook: Becoming an Effective Peer Helper and Conflict Mediator

Written by Judith A. (Psychological Network, Inc., Missouri, USA) Tindall
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Peer Power, Book One Workbook: Becoming an Effective Peer Helper and Conflict Mediator by Judith A. (Psychological Network, Inc., Missouri, USA) Tindall

The Peer Power Program is a peer training program designed for middle, high school, and higher education students, focusing on 8 core skills: Attending, Empathizing, Summarizing, Questioning, Genuineness, Assertiveness, Confrontation, and Problem Solving. Through a series of exercises, games, and self-awareness techniques, youth and adults involved in the program can gain the basic communication and mediation skills necessary to effectively help their peers. Peer Power, Book One, Workbook brings the participating students through first of all understanding their role as a peer helper, understanding themselves based on much of the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and the Asset Building Model. Next, it takes the participant through eight core skills. The last part of the book indicates strategies for implementing peer work into practice. These strategies include limits setting through ethical guidelines, taking care of themselves, conflict resolving skills and putting peer helping into action. The Workbook provides clear instructions for the skills-focused, guided exercises, in a format that is accessible and enjoyable for students in the Peer Power Program.

Reviews

The purpose of this book is to clearly identify and explain the Peer Power program. The intended audience is adults who want to deliver a program either to young adults or teens. The workbook is intened for use in conjunction with Peer Power Book One....One of the highlights of this workbook is the helper responses. The various responses presented will trigger discussion within the group...Working as a mentor you can use the knowledge gained in Peer Power Book One and Peer Power Book One Workbook and hone your skills. - Dr. DeeAnne Vonde, The Peer News

About the Author

Psychological Network, Inc., Missouri, USA

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
378 pages

Author

Judith A. (Psychological Network, Inc., Missouri, USA) Tindall
More books by Judith A. (Psychological Network, Inc., Missouri, USA) Tindall

Publisher

Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd

Publication date

1st January 2009

ISBN

9780415962322


We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

It’s so easy to find the right book for your child. Such an easy-to-use, yet in-depth website. 100% reliable.

Pippa, Jack, Liam & Matthew Wils

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****