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PSHE's Being Assertive Workshop

19 April 2018

This week, Secondary School students were practising how to manage challenging situations and conflicts effectively in this Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE) workshop.

  • PSHEs Being Assertive Workshop
  • PSHEs Being Assertive Workshop
  • PSHEs Being Assertive Workshop
  • PSHEs Being Assertive Workshop

DCIS school counsellor Alison Ford and educational psychologist Vivienne Scott led a workshop on how to be assertive and students enjoyed opportunities to role-play assertive, rather than passive or aggressive, responses in different social scenarios. They practiced using 'I' messages to express their opinions in a calm and confident manner while still being respectful. We have encouraged students to practice these statements in school and at home.

PSHE Being Assertive Presentation - I Method