To effectively facilitate peer support and development groups requires a combination of intentionality, structure, purpose and a supportive culture. Peer support and development support groups work best when they are relatively small and contain six or less people in size. A small group of people that you consider are your peers can come together around … Continue reading Facilitating Peer Support Groups and Peer Development Groups
Kelly Townsend, one of our program leaders and mentors has just launched her own website “Freedom Through Connection” which has been her personal purpose for the last 15 years.
Zenergy Director Dr Stephen Thorpe has launched a pioneering IT Project Management Masters Degree at AUT. The programme includes group facilitation skills as 1 of the 3 core papers.
Here is a description of one of the processes used at a Saturday morning session for a community gathering as part of a Matariki gathering. The purpose of the morning: to grow and deepen our community/neighbourhood. By Dale Hunter.
Late last year, we were contacted by a local government team who was experiencing issues with the way they were working together. Once we understood more about their situation, we suggested using the Zenergy FACTS model as a diagnostic tool. By Kelly Townsend.
It has been estimated that unnecessary meetings cost $37Billion annually. What can we do about it? Create Purpose! By Simone Maus.
Here is a selection of decision-making processes that facilitators and group workers can use with groups. By Dale Hunter and Simone Maus.