How to facilitate lifestyle change : applying group education in healthcare / Amanda Avery, Kirsten Whitehead, Vanessa Halliday.
Contributor(s): Whitehead, Kirsten [author] | Halliday, Vanessa [author].Material type: TextPublisher: Wiley Blackwell , 2016Description: xii, 186 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781118949917; 1118949919.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- Behavior change -- What makes a good facilitator? -- Planning and organization -- Delivering the session -- Resources -- Evaluation -- Managing group interaction and how to overcome challenges -- Personal development in group facilitation skills.
This book covers the entire group education process, from initial planning, to delivery and evaluation. Topics include agreeing aims and objectives and structuring a session, to considering practical aspects such as setting, managing challenging group members and participant expectations, as well as evaluating and refining a session plan for future use. It also provides an overview of the key evidence base for group learning, relevant theories and models, peer support, and e-learning opportunities.