Click here to download a video clip from the DVD This new book and cd-rom provides a comprehensive training course which follows the structure of the hundreds of training days that Barbara and George have run around the world since 1991. The programme includes: - clarification of the terms 'bully' and 'victim' - a challenge to traditional practices - the steps of the support group method - what makes it work, including the voices of young people - research findings. The pack contains full facilitator notes with a PowerPoint presentation, video excerpts and all activity pages. It provides a challenging course which helps participants to learn and understand effective responses to bullying. By the end of the presentation the participants will have the opportunity to consider aspects of the programme and place it into the context of the current emphasis on restorative methodology, peer support and the social and emotional aspects of behavioural learning.... parents saying that its use in their childa#39;s school has been detrimental (http:// www.kidscape.org.uk/press/131200NoBlameReasons.shtml). ... Maines and Robinson see this approach as identical, and also now prefer to use the name a#39; Support Group Methoda#39;, ... Restorative Justice approaches share the philosophy that what is important is to repair damage or hurt rather than to a#39;punisha#39;. ... or No Blame approach in that they feel the bullying children can escape this acknowledgement.
|Title||:||The Support Group Method Training Pack|
|Author||:||Barbara Maines, George Robinson|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2010-01-21|