Taipei Interactive English Club

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20171209: For Centuries, A Small Town Has Embraced Strangers With Mental Illness

To give your listening skills an exercise, listen to the podcast linked in the article!


Session I: Current Events Discussion


1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

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1. What attitudes towards mental illness do people of Geel have that is different from most other people?

2. What would be the biggest obstical to overcome if we try to implement Geel's system of care for people with mental illness?
3. Do you think you can handle having one of the "borders" mentioned in the article living with you/your family?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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