Designed to develop effective preventative approaches for learning mentors working with the emotional needs of vulnerable youngsters, this resource helps ensure that children and young people can learn ways to feel safe and valued and can build confidence to act independently.Resources for Learning Mentors shows mentors how to help young people: Develop a capacity to set realistic targets Build a positive view of their strengths and abilities Strengthen skills in communication and problem solving Improve their capacity to manage strong feelingsThe author provides comprehensive facilitator notes, activities, and resources to support positive mental health and well being.
Programme 3: Girls' Own: Activities to Promote Self-Esteem, Assertiveness and Resilience
Developed in collaboration with Vicki Ransom and Rebecca Allard from Fir Vale School
On the CD-ROM
Different Relationships We May Have
Why Do Young People Have Relationships?
Examples of Actions that Can Raise or Lower Self-esteem
Definitions of Self-esteem
Challenge These Statements
Challenge These Statements (some possible answers)
What Is Assertiveness?
Role Play Scenario
Assertiveness Skills Sheet
3 x Pictures
Physical Symptoms of ...