|Peer leaders are a tremendous
resource, and with the proper training are very effective in educating their
peers on substance abuse and other subjects.
Narconon Peer Leader Training was developed as a result of many years
experience in the field of drug prevention and the education of young people on
alcohol and other drugs.
The key element of the program is
communication skills. The students participate in training exercises that
increase their ability to focus attention, confront issues they might otherwise
shy away from, develop listening skills, relay a communication effectively and
most importantly, raise their confidence level.
simple, yet extremely effective, exercises require the participants to
demonstrate their competence in the relay of information to their peers.
|Each program is specifically
designed to the needs of the group, taking into consideration their purpose,
goals and activities. Emphasis is placed on creating a more workable group that
will remain active in the school and community. The above skills are then
applied to the specific theme of the program. Some of the specialized programs
- Leadership skills and positive
- Conducting effective community
- Alcohol and other drug education
- Violence prevention
- Public speaking
- Peer Counseling
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