Building Self-esteem & Relationship Skills (Spiral Bound) The third title in the successful Talkabout series, Talkabout Relationships reflects current literature and research on developing relationships for people with learning disabilities, and aims, through group work, to improve self-esteem and relationship skills in people who are having difficulties in making or maintaining friends. This highly illustrated, practical resource is designed to help teachers or therapists within a group setting to work through self-esteem and relationship skills in a structured way. The book includes a staff rating assessment of a client's relationship skills and criteria for inclusion in a relationships group, as well as a self-esteem assessment and a self-rating assessment of relationship skills. The book also contains illustrated, reproducible group activities and worksheets to address self-image, identity and self-confidence as well as the different types of relationship, the qualities of friends and some of the skills involved in improving and developing relationships. This hands-on group work resource is ideal for speech language therapists, teachers, occupational therapists, community learning disability nurses and anyone working in the field of learning disability.
Category:Autism/Asperger Subcategory:Professional/Educator/Parent Series:Social/Emotional Regulation Author:Alex Kelly