This article presents a description of a successful peer counseling training program for disabled women, offered in a community-based self help organization. The program provides both training in peer counseling skills, and a personal growth experience. It was carried out in a group context specifically designed for the needs of women with disabilities. The counseling approach, the training format and curriculum, and the evaluation procedures can all serve as a basis for agencies interested in developing similar programs.
"A Peer Counseling Training Program For Disabled Women: A Tool for Social and Individual Change,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 8
, Article 9.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol8/iss2/9