Girls are under enormous pressure to start dating, seeing it as a way to validate their self-worth. It is important to build your daughter's self-esteem and body confidence before she enters the arena of teen dating issues.
For self esteem groups. Child writes on a slip of paper what they CAN do and puts in their own "I CAN!" On a challenging day, they can open up the "I CAN" and read some of their strengths as pick-me-ups!
Develop Self-Esteem in Children and Teens with Character Traits
Developing a strong sense-of-self is a crucial part in strengthening self-esteem. Judging ourselves by character traits that we think we ought to have and not the traits that we posses naturally sets us up for disappointment.
Trash Talkers: Building Positive Self-Talk for Confidence and Self-Esteem