1st Edition

The Groupwork Manual

By Andy Hickson Copyright 1997
    140 Pages
    by Speechmark

    Intended for anyone who runs or participates in group sessions, this manual offers almost 100 practical activities. It takes the user through a broad range of exercises, ideas, pitfalls and descriptions. This is an ideal companion to the "Creative Activities in Groupwork" series. The book covers every kind of group from social to community groups and from encounter to therapeutic groups. Activities include transforming sound, singing questions, name paint, ritual teambuilding, ears, eyes and mouth, survival, my favourite words, improvisations, sharing, jungle, musical hoops, space walk and interviews.

    Why do we work in groups?; Principles & procedures; The voice; Methods, techniques & presentation; Working with people with learning difficulties; Optimum conditions; Casework anecdotes.


    Andy Hickson