This ten-session program improves adolescent girls' confidence, self-esteem and self-awareness, encouraging students to develop problem-solving strategies about peer pressure, sex, substance abuse, and being a parent.
Session 5: Friendship and Relationships
The facilitator can outline the main aims of this session as follows:
- For students to understand the importance of friendship and the nature of positive relationships.
- For students to examine the qualities they feel are important in a friend and the qualities they feel they have to offer in a friendship.
- For students to become aware of the importance of using friendships to develop joint problem-solving skills and strategies.
The focus here is on friendship and the nature of positive relationships. Students will be given the opportunity to identify the qualities of a good friend alongside assessing their own skills and attributes in this area. They will also be asked to act as an agony aunt in terms of addressing typical ...