Module 6: Mutual Support
This module covers the final TeamSTEPPS skill, which is Mutual Support. Mutual support is the essence of teamwork. This module describes what mutual support involves and provides tools and strategies to foster mutual support such as task assistance, feedback, and advocacy and assertion. Videos are available to demonstrate these tools in use.
After completing this module, you will be able to:
- Describe how mutual support affects team processes and outcomes
- Discuss specific strategies to foster mutual support (e.g., task assistance, feedback)
- Identify specific tools to facilitate mutual support
- Describe conflict resolution strategies
Available for download in this module is the slide deck, instructors guide, exercise sheet, evidence base, and implementation worksheet.