The Direction of my Life

Why should you do this exercise? We all want to improve something in our lives. To solve a situation it is very important to understand what the problem is. For this you have to know yourself, to evaluate your life conditions and to think about what do you want for the future. What can be […]

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 […]

Getting started, getting connected, getting included

Why should you do this exercise? To understand how people with intellectual disabilities should be supported. To understand what good support is all about. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? The Peer Trainers could run this exercise by themselves. They could read the questions or they could share their own […]

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 […]

Know your rights

Why should you do this exercise? It is very important to know about the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities. Because there is much left to do to fulfill these rights. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? The Peer-Trainers can do this exercise with the other […]

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 […]

Inclusion and belonging

Why should you do this exercise? We should know: Everybody belongs to certain groups of people. If we know, to which groups somebody is belonging, we learn important things about their life. And we can talk about inclusion in their life. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? Peer-Trainers should done […]

Circles of support

Why should you do this exercise? Everybody has different circles of support. Each participant can identify their circle of support. The circle of support depends from our relationships, life experiences and social roles. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? When preparing the training session, the Peer Trainers should do this […]