How to better understand

Why should you do this exercise? It helps participants to understand that not all people say what they think. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? This is a difficult exercise. Peer-Trainers should do this exercise at first for themselves with the Trainer. Like this, they can cooperate well and give […]

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 […]

Support: When, where and how do I get it?

Why should you do this exercise? To learn and know where you can apply and get help. What can be the role of a Peer-Supporter with intellectual disability? Peer-Supporters can ask questions to the participants. They can also help to divide participants into groups. What is the objective of the exercise? Begin to discuss when, […]

Make good choices around support

Why should you do this exercise? Identify your network of help. List the various types of help we can ask for. What can be the role of a Peer-Trainer with intellectual disability? Peer-Trainers can ask the group the different questions. They could also present their network of help to give an example. What is the […]

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 […]