Inclusion starts with an I

Why should you do this exercise? To understand the concepts of inclusion and exclusion, from each participant life experiences. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? When preparing the training session, the Peer Trainer should do this exercise by himself/herself with the trainer. The Peer Trainer can explain the concepts and […]

Can I help you?

Why should you do this exercise? To share with other participants some good experiences and problems in your life. When we share this kind of things we can help other persons and find some support for us. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? When preparing the training session, the Peer […]

Inclusion Experiences

Why should you do this exercise? Everybody has inclusion experiences. The group should talk about experiences of inclusion in their lives. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? The Peer Trainer can explain what a successful experience of inclusion is. The Peer Trainer can talk about his/her experiences of inclusion. For […]

Compliments

Why should you do this exercise? It is important to know not only your strengths, but also how to praise other people. The task encourages other people to see good qualities of other people, to praise them. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? Prepare and distribute the material. Participate in […]

Portrait

Why should you do this exercise? The exercise helps you to identify your good qualities. Positive self-vision enhances self-confidence, facilitates communication. It encourages to express your point of view. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? Prepare and distribute materials. Divide the sheets with the named qualities or participate and perform […]

Trust your sense of smell

Why should you do this exercise? Often persons with disability have low self-esteem. The aim of the exercise is to increase self-esteem. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? Prepare sheets of paper with figures. Prepare questions together with the trainer. Ask / read the questions. The co-trainer can also perform […]

Understanding my role as Peer Supporter

Why should you do this exercise? The relation between the peer supporter and the person who receives help can get better. The participants can try out how it is to be the supporter or to receive help. The roles can be exchanged. The relation goes in both directions. What can be the role of a […]

Support with social inclusion

Why should you do this exercise? This exercise helps you to think over: How should support workers support in the community? What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? They may read the scenarios so that the others can listen. They can give examples from their own life. They can give their […]

Being a Peer Supporter

Why should you do this exercise? To understand the peer supporter role. How can we use our life experiences and empathy when we support another person. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? The Peer Trainer can be responsible to do the exercise with the trainer´s support for the conclusions. The […]