Have clients make a list of what they want to get out of the session.
The facilitator should list goals on flipchart or blackboard.
Goals can be used to determine topics for the group to cover in the
This activity can also be used as an opener. For example, in a session for pregnant women discussing breastfeeding, have each group come up with a list of advantages and disadvantages on breastfeeding. Have groups share their lists with other groups in the session. The lists can be used as a starting point for the discussion session. Other group topics could include questions such as:
“What advice would you give to a mother who wants to know about
- “What should you eat during pregnancy?”
- “What about feeding children?”