Taking decisions

Why should you do this exercise? It’s a way to realize that we are all in charge of our lives. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? The peer-supporter presents his situation. What is the objective of the exercise? Share life experiences Promote self-determination What is the method to be used? […]

How making the wrong choices can still bring us to the right places

Why should you do this exercise? To understand that mistakes are not always bad. People can understand how to learn from mistakes.   What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? Peer-Trainers can talk about situations when they made a wrong decision. They then can participate in the group discussion. What is […]

Reasons for being a Peer Supporter

Why should you do this exercise? For being a Peer Supporter it is important to know what one’s role is. To understand the rules and limits of the peer support role. To recognize the differences between a peer supporter and professionals. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? When preparing the […]

Taking a decision

Why should you do this exercise? We should know: For taking a decision, we need information. Without information you cannot decide. Or you may decide wrongly. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? Peer-Trainers should at first do this exercise for themselves. They should do it with the Trainer before the […]

Learning from your mistakes

Why should you do this exercise? Learning from our errors. Make the link with peer supporting. Accept that help can be ignored and learn to manage this indifference. Think about recommendations for good peer-supporting. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? They can speak about situation in which help was ignored. […]