Talkabout: Sex & Relationships - Book
From the widely used Talkabout series. Talkabout is a complete programme that develops self-esteem, social skills and friendship skills. It is based on teaching children in groups in school or college but can be adapted for 1:1 sessions or at home. The programme uses a hierarchical method of developing skills where basic or foundation skills are taught before more complicated skills.This comprehensive toolkit is for therapist, educators and support staff who deliver relationship education to young adults and adults with specific/additional needs.
It looks holistically at the life cycle of a relationship from start to end, exploring what friendship, love and attraction are, dates, trust, developing a positive relationship, conflicts, jealousy, lying, being safe to coping with the end and looking to the future.
Written by Alex Kelly, a Speech Therapist and Emily Dennis, who has many years of supporting people with Learning Disabilities. Suitable for young adults and adults, 16+ due to content.
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