The pressures and concerns of teenagers are at the forefront of their emotional and mental health. This resource provides young men and women with guidance and tools to recognize the importance of social skills to aid their development.
The sessions and practical activities will allow students to address issues of identity, self esteem and self awareness based on the author's research and experience. Covering issues including relationships, drugs and problem solving the new edition will also cover: Gang cultures; Cyber-bullying; Future pressures; Eating disorders
This new resource also introduces therapeutic approaches to promote well-being including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Motivational Interviewing as well as offering easily accessible worksheets and materials available to download online. Tina Rae has once again devised an innovative and engaging program.
Friendships 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 ...