Aimed at professionals working with groups that are developing social skills and exploring relationships, this photocopiable handbook is a vital collection of workshops covering specific themes. Each theme is clearly divided into warm-ups, main exercises and closures. Intended to help professionals save on preparation time, the organisation and format of this book reflects its highly practical content.
SHEENA DUBOUST (nee Duncan) has worked as Head Occupational Therapist for mental health services in the Highlands in Scotland. She has a special interest in creative therapies and working with people who have been sexually abused and those with eating disorders, in group settings. Previously she worked in London in a therapeutic community and before that in general adult psychiatry. PAMELA KNIGHT is a Senior Occupational Therapist currently working in adult general psychiatry in Scotland. She runs a programme of activities including those presented in this book. She has experience of both hospital and community work and has spent some time working as a Counsellor dealing with alcohol problems and related issues.
116pp A4 Wire-o-bound ISBN 978-0-86388-337-8 ORDER CODE D11-002-2548 GBP39.99 Learning to trust; Developing self-understanding; Non-verbal communication; Expressing feelings; Assertion training; Exploring relationships; Decision making.