Topic: Psychoeducational Groups

Purpose: The purpose of this assignment is to identify the wide spectrum of uses of Psychoeducational groups and identify factors that must be considered in planning.

Question/Prompt: To begin this assignment, think of a future psychoeducational group you may be interested in one day leading. Perhaps it is a group that centers around a population such as adolescents, divorced persons, Asian Americans, etc. Or, perhaps it centers around a problem/issue such as, alcohol recovery, depression, bullying, parenting skills, etc.

Once you have identified a population or problem/issue of interest, go to the LUO library and put in your search term “psychoeducational groups for…” . (Examples: “psychoeducational groups for children,” or “psychoeducational groups for ADHD”).

Choose and read one article and answer the following questions:

What article did you choose and why?
What did you learn from this article?