Students Helping Students: A Guide for Peer Educators on College Campuses / Edition 2

Students Helping Students: A Guide for Peer Educators on College Campuses / Edition 2

by Fred B. Newton, Steven C. Ender
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470452099

ISBN-13: 9780470452097

Pub. Date: 07/13/2010

Publisher: Wiley

This Second Edition of this practical training guide is for the thousands of college students who serve as leaders, tutors, counselors, and advisors for their peers. It continues the tradition of the first edition—considered the standard for training peer educators—by beginning with a fundamental discussion on student growth and development, providing

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This Second Edition of this practical training guide is for the thousands of college students who serve as leaders, tutors, counselors, and advisors for their peers. It continues the tradition of the first edition—considered the standard for training peer educators—by beginning with a fundamental discussion on student growth and development, providing updates on current research, and providing learning objectives and exercises to help prepare peer educators for such tasks as tutoring, student orientation, residence hall advising, crisis intervention, coaching, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470452097
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/13/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
221,510
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables

Foreword

Preface John N. Gardner Gardner, John N.

About the Authors John N. Gardner Gardner, John N.

1 Peer Educators on the College Campus John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 1

2 Student Maturation and the Impact of Peers John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 28

3 Enhancing Cultural Proficiency John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 57

4 Interpersonal Communication Skills: Creating the Helping Interaction John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 94

5 Problem Solving with Individuals John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 123

6 Understanding Group Process John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 151

7 Leading Groups Effectively John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 179

8 Strategies for Academic Success John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 213

9 Using Campus Resources and Referral Techniques John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 244

10 Ethics and Strategies for Good Practice John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 264

11 Examples of Peer Education Programs in Higher Education John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 282

Glossary John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 309

References John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 317

Index John N. Gardner Gardner, John N. 327

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