Dr. Rosemarie Smead

Dr. Rosemarie Smead

Rosemarie Smead, Ph.D., is Distinguished Teaching and Service Professor at Indiana University Southeast in New Albany. Dr. Smead is an accomplished teacher and training consultant, with over 30 years experience working with children and adolescents in school, mental health, and family therapy settings. She has presented workshops and seminars both nationally and internationally. Dr. Smead is past president and fellow of the Association for Specialists in Group Work. She has received state, ASGW, and university awards for her distinguished teaching and service to the profession.

Books by Author

Each volume offers uncomplicated guidelines for conducting topical group-counseling sessions on themes such as peacemaking skills, making friends, assertiveness, school survival, valuing cultural differences, and relationships at home.
Set of Three Volumes
Skills for Living: Group Counseling Activities for Young Adolescents
Group Counseling Activities for Young Adolescents

This volume helps counselors provide young adolescents with the opportunity to learn new ideas, skills, behaviors, perspectives, and attitudes in a group setting.

Volume 2
Skills for Living: Group Counseling Activities for Young Adolescents
Group Counseling Activities for Young Adolescents
Provides nuts-and-bolts techniques and specific do's and don'ts for leading skill-building counseling groups with young adolescents who need help developing prosocial and coping skills.
Volume 1
Skills for Living: Group Counseling Activities for Elementary Students
Group Counseling Activities for Elementary Students
Provides nuts-and-bolts techniques and specific do's and don'ts for leading skill-building counseling groups with elementary-age children who need help developing prosocial and coping skills.

This how-to manual is a treasure chest packed with 24 leadership skills and therapeutic interaction techniques that are essential to group work with children and adolescents.

Skills and Techniques for Group Counseling with Youth

This two-part DVD program illustrates the concepts and procedures contained in the Skills and Techniques for Group Work with Children and Adolescents book. A free copy of the book accompanies the program.

Set of two 30-minute DVDs (includes book)