Facilitation and Methods

Number of Sessions

Number of Sessions

Decide how many sessions your program should include and weigh the costs and benefits of multiple or fewer sessions.

Group Understanding

Group Understanding

Helpful tips and ground rules that can help ensure group participants are able to understand most of what is being said during each session

Reactions to Challenges

Reactions to Challenges

Understanding hearing loss as a systems issue can enable you to lead an exploration of the participants' reactions to hearing loss challenges

Emotional Reactions

Emotional Reactions

Understand the various emotional reactions persons with hearing loss and their communication partners often experience

Positive Encouragement

Positive Encouragement

Motivate and empower group participants to successfully manage their hearing loss by continuously focusing on the positives throughout the Group AR program

Participant Driven Sessions

Participant Driven Sessions

Learn about two tools that can help you as the facilitator ensure that group member input is driving the content of each session