Who can facilitate and conduct Life Story activities?

A facilitator of story sessions for Life Story documentation requires to have experience, skills
and sensibilities in interpersonal and family relationships. A person with some experience in care, care management, informally at home or formally in an institution setting, a companion, friend or family member, social worker or volunteer,  can facilitate the process after some degree of orientation and understanding of the concept.

Key requirements of such a person are:-

Respect for shared, diverse experiences and value systems
Communication and listening ability
Biographical interviewing skills
Creativity
Patience
Empathy
Acceptance of emotion and emotional realities
Compassion

Life Story work – What is it?
Key Principles of Life Story work
Why do Life Story work?

 Life Story work at SRCF.
Life Story work at EKansh Trust