Instructor: Laura MacLeod, LMSW
Dates: Mondays, October 16th, 23rd, 30th & November 6, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Course Code: SWPRGROU
Description: Practitioners are often ‘thrown in’- told to lead a group with no guidance or direction. This course gives participants a solid foundation for planning and facilitating a purposeful group; determining client need and creating a clear purpose statement that reflects the goals of the group; Achieving those goals using appropriate content, setting norms and structure and using activities to enhance the work.
CE Hours: 8
About the Instructor:
Laura MacLeod, LMSW
Laura MacLeod, LMSW. With a background in social work and 2 decades of experience as a union worker, Laura MacLeod created From The Inside Out Project® with all levels of employment in mind to assist in maintaining a harmonious workplace. She is an adjunct professor in graduate studies at the Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work and leads training sessions for social work professionals at The Coalition for Behavioral Health and Institute for Community Living in New York City. Laura speaks on conflict resolution, problem solving, and listening skills at conferences across the country and has been featured on CBS Moneywatch, Refinery29 and Human Talent Network.
PHONE REGISTRATION: (212) 650-3850
QUESTIONS ABOUT THE COURSE: (212) 396-7619