Building Healthy Individuals, Families, and Communities: by Ted N. Strader

By Ted N. Strader

Youth have almost always exhibited behaviors that frustrate adults. it may be diffi­ cult to appreciate why children have interaction in dicy or harmful habit, and it really is hard to boost thoughts to motivate healthier and in charge habit between our adolescence. in spite of the fact that, it's valuable to achieve that even though huge numbers of sweet sixteen have interaction in frightful and damaging behaviors for pe­ riods of time in the course of early life and early maturity, a wide percentage of youngster be able not just to outlive but in addition to bop again and give a contribution considerably to the furtherance of human improvement. we're not the 1st iteration of adults to adventure the ache, worry, and frustration of facing our early life. extra very important, we realize that we aren't helpless while confronted with the issues formative years event. whereas it's actual that teens have consistently exhibited challenge behaviors, a few powerful instruments and methods have constantly been at our disposal to help with acceptable adolescence improvement. in fact, the best ways require a massive volume of concentrated time and energy.

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Emotions or feelings are an important part of the process of developing expectations, rules, and consequences for your child. The following exercise is designed to provide adults with an opportunity to examine how they each might feel in certain situations and to check their feelings vocabularies. There are no right or wrong answers. Simply list what you might feel in these situations. Following this exercise is a feelings vocabulary list. Feel free to use it to locate those feelings that are hard to name.

So my first drunk was exciting at first, but I ended up feeling responsible for my friend's injury, ashamed, embarrassed, and rejected by my father. After the trainers share their personal stories (like the example above), participants are encouraged to share their personal experiences with alcohol. It is expected that all trainers will tell their own personal story as it actually occurred. It is not necessary that there be a negative or serious consequence resulting from the inappropriate use of alcohol.

Illustrative Examples 41 Handout for Feelings Exercise We believe it is important for parents and other caring adults to be able to recognize and name feelings and be able to listen to and affirm others' feelings as they arise in everyday situations. Emotions or feelings are an important part of the process of developing expectations, rules, and consequences for your child. The following exercise is designed to provide adults with an opportunity to examine how they each might feel in certain situations and to check their feelings vocabularies.

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