What kind of group atmosphere would you need to share
your darkest secret?
Togetherness
Organization
Relationships
Open nature
Leadership - that has control
Honesty
Good mix of fun and serious
Good listeners
Ground rules for a safe environment
Memories and meaning to take back home with me
Ask question, understanding
Open
Involvement from everyone
Confidence...
That the group will accept me
That the group will listen to me
That the group will not judge me
That the group will not share what I
share outside the group
Encouragement to share
Willingness to share
Trust
In the past, what are some of the
qualities of your best family group.
RESPECT
is like a circle
it goes out from you
AND
it comes back to you.
Respect is never ending
2-20-04 CRY Cabinet