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Title:
Life coaching for kids : a practical manual to coach children and young people to success, well-being and fulfillment
Author:
Giant, Nikki, 1982- , author.
Publication Information:
London ; Philadelphia, PA : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2014.
Physical Description:
216 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Summary:
Suitable for use with young people aged 9-16, this practical guide is ideal for coaches, teachers, counsellors and youth workers wanting to put coaching into practice with young people, and is also suitable for parents to use at home with their child. Life coaching is a great way to help children and young people build self-esteem, set positive goals and deal with difficult issues such as bullying, anxiety and poor body image.
General Note:
Photocopiable worksheets.
Language:
English
Contents:
Part 1. Exploring Life Coaching for Kids -- pt. 2 The Coaching Model Explained -- pt. 3 Life Coaching for Kids Activities -- 12.Activities and Worksheets -- Theme 1 General Activities -- Theme 2 Relationships -- Theme 3 Self-Image -- Theme 4 Bullying -- Theme 5 Confidence -- Theme 6 Anxiety and Stress -- Activity 6.1 Things That Make Me Feel -- Activity 6.2 Gratitude Diary -- Activity 6.3 Positive Thoughts -- Activity 6.4 Affirmation Cards -- Activity 6.5 Relaxation Techniques -- Activity 6.6 Address the Stress -- Activity 6.7 Shrinking Worries -- Worksheet 37 Things That Make Me Feel Good or Bad -- Worksheet 38 Positive Thoughts -- Worksheet 39 Affirmation Cards -- Worksheet 40 Address the Stress -- Worksheet 41 Shrinking Worries -- Worksheet 42 Coaching Feedback Form.
ISBN:
9781849059824
Format :
Book

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Summary

Life coaching is a great way to help children and young people build self-esteem, set positive goals and deal with difficult issues such as bullying, anxiety and poor body image.

This book sets out what life coaching is and how it works, what the benefits are, and how to go about coaching children and young people. Part 1 covers the background, theory and different types of coaching, and Part 2 explores the life coaching model and different techniques used, with examples of how coaching works in practice and how to build skills. The third part contains activities and photocopiable worksheets to use in practice with young people. They include general activities to develop self-esteem, set goals and build confidence, as well as activities for specific issues such as bullying, poor body image, relationships and anxiety.

Suitable for use with young people aged 9-16, this practical guide is ideal for coaches, teachers, counsellors and youth workers wanting to put coaching into practice with young people, and is also suitable for parents to use at home with their child.


Author Notes

Nikki Giant is the founder and Managing Director of a social enterprise, Full Circle Education Solutions, specialising in providing support to schools to address issues affecting youth well-being. An experienced classroom facilitator and trained counsellor, Nikki has supported dozens of schools, youth, and community organisations; providing training, workshops, curriculum resources and strategic advice. Nikki is the co-author of Surviving Girlhood and author of E-Safety for the i-Generation, both published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers.


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