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Peer Mentor Handbook

Peer Mentor Handbook

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This toolkit was developed by The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern Pennsylvania.

HERE’S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS TOOLKIT:

A mentor is a wise and trusted friend and guide. Mentoring is a structured and trusting relationship that brings young people together with caring individuals who offer guidance, support, and encouragement aimed at developing the competence and character of the mentee.

This handbook defines peer mentoring and outlines:

  • benefits;
  • expectations;
  • roles;
  • relationship stages;
  • tips for establishing trust;
  • boundary setting;
  • communication tools;
  • finding support;
  • mentoring activities; and
  • cultural diversity.

The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern Pennsylvania. (n.d.). Peer Mentor Handbook. Pittsburgh, PA: Author. Retrieved from http://www.mentoringpittsburgh.org/media/W1siZiIsIjIwMTcvMDkvMDYvYXpzZW5qNmwzX1BlZXJfTWVudG9yaW5nX0hhbmRib29rLnBkZiJdXQ/Peer%20Mentoring%20Handbook.pdf

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