Working with Young Women: Activities for Exploring Personal, Social and Emotional Issues


Product Description

Published UK, 2010 (2nd edition)
Packed with fun sessions and practical group activities, this book presents a multitude of opportunities for young women to build self-esteem, confidence and assertiveness. From art activities to life story work, the author offers ideas for a wide range of projects, games, discussions, drama and role-play to engage and motivate young women. Issues covered include body image, positive relationships, bullying, personal safety, healthy lifestyles, and gender and stereotyping. The book features guidelines for facilitating effective group work, ideas on how to get started, and evaluation techniques to end on a positive note. The activities are appropriate for all young women aged 13 to 19 years, and include suggestions for those who have special educational needs and adaptations for one-to-one work.

Vaness Rogers is a youth worker with Hertfordshire Youth Service in the UK.
Ages 13-19 years
Large-format paperback. 175 pages