Kick-start conversations with young people about the good stuff …and the hard stuff.
Real conversations—about the hard stuff, the painful stuff, as well as the good stuff, and the changes a young person may want to make.
A set of 32 stunning, full-colour cards for anyone who works with youth.
Now with two additional cards, enhanced design and images throughout, Reflexions provides the right visual edge for adolescents, right now. Using contemporary street and techno-style collage illustrations, Reflexions can help teachers, youth workers and other human service professionals deepen conversations with young people about the issues that concern them. Each card features a single word to guide participants towards identifying and naming reactions to their circumstances.
A resource for:
A versatile, conversation-building resource, Reflexions can be used with groups, individuals and families. Over the years, it has also proven an effective resource to use with boys struggling to express their emotions.
Reflexions has helped young people identify and reflect on their choices, and re-story their lives and makes it a powerful tool for hope and change.
*Making good choices—could there be any more valuable life skill?* Everyone has strengths! Sometimes they are hidden and sometimes they shine like blazing lights. And sometimes, especially when things get tough, we may wonder where our strengths have gone! We may think of strengths as qualities we inherit (such as patience, resilience or kindness), resources we gather (such as a house, a computer or a car) or skills we learn as we journey through life (such as a profession or other skills and talents such as fixing an engine, growing... More info
*When relationships end and parents separate* When a couple separates, one world becomes two. When that couple has children, they face the challenges of navigating their way through the two new worlds of their parents. These changes can be daunting—even overwhelming. It can be very challenging for children and young people to express their feelings and have their voices heard by the adults around them. Adults also experience the emotional and physical upheaval of their previous world coming to an end, and the challenge of creating a new world for... More info
* The power and purpose behind simple, immediate steps: A mental health tool for everyone!* Ever felt stuck and wondered what the next step might be? Beginning with one or two simple, practical steps is often the best way to gather momentum. Perhaps our task today is simply to get out of bed or open the curtains or have a shower? Perhaps it is to call a friend or make an appointment or go for a walk? Using full-colour photographs of everyday objects and activities, these cards present... More info