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We frequently find ourselves as members of groups in a variety of settings. These groups may be therapeutic, educational, supportive, social action, etc.


For this journal assignment, please consider both the best and the worst group experiences you have had. In 2-3 pages, please respond to the following questions:


  1. Describe each group—type, size, location, purpose, leadership, membership, your role, any other relevant information about the group.
  2. What factors helped make the best group so successful? Be specific. Give examples.
  3. What factors contributed to making the worst group so unsuccessful? Be specific. Give examples.
  4. What experience have you had with leading/facilitating a group?
  5. What characteristics, traits, talents, skills are necessary to be an effective group leader/facilitator? Which do you possess?