Peer Assistance and Leadership Training 1 (PAL 1)

Course Description:

The Peer Assistance and Leadership Training Program will address two groups: (1) high school students who will work as peer facilitators with students on their own campus as well as with elementary and middle school students from the feeder schools; and (2) the recipients of the services. Curriculum for PAL peer helpers will include the development of knowledge and skills in social and listening skills, confidentiality and liability issues, group dynamics, communication skills, helping and facilitating strategies, decision-making and problem-solving skills, conflict resolution, peer pressure reversal, and dealing with grief and loss.

Prerequisite & Recommendations:

Recommendation: Nomination, Application, Recommendation, Interview

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