Friendships make us happier and healthier. Friends improve our self-esteem and help us live longer - it's true! Whether kids find socializing as natural as smiling or as hard as learning a foreign language, this book can help them improve their social skills so they can better enjoy the benefits of friendship. Practical advice covers everything from breaking the ice to developing friendships to overcoming problems. True-to-life vignettes, "what would you do?" scenarios, voluminous examples, quizzes to test learning, "Try This" assignments for practicing techniques, and advice from real kids make this an accessible life-skills handbook.
Category:Life Skills/Social Skills Subcategory:Children and Adolescents Series:Relationships Author:CRIST, JAMES J, PHD