Group CLS 6805.01 Dr. Rushing. Week One. Increasing use of Groups. In the U.S. and abroad Used for therapeutic and/or educational purposes Used in a variety of settings Often more effective than the individual approach May need training beyond graduate school. Types of Groups.
Group CLS 6805.01 Dr. Rushing
• Groups for children
• Groups for adolescents
• Groups for college students
• Groups for older people
What are key characteristics for an effective group leader??
• Beliefs and attitudes of the group leader
• Knowledge to become an effective leader
• Skills and intervention strategies