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Talkabout for Teenagers: Developing Social and Emotional Communication Skills

Talkabout for Teenagers: Developing Social and Emotional Communication Skills

Talkabout for Teenagers is a bestselling professional workbook supporting educators and therapists who deliver social and relationship skills groups for older children and young adults with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. It is a complete group work resource that o... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781138371552
Barcode 9781138371552
Published 14 February 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Hardback, 2nd New edition
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Author(s) By Kelly, Alex
By Sains, Brian
Series Talkabout
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ISBN-13 9781138371552
ISBN-10 1138371556
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint Routledge
Publication Date 14 February 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, 2nd New edition
Edition 2nd New edition
Author(s) By Kelly, Alex
By Sains, Brian
Series Talkabout
Category Educational Psychology
Teaching Of Specific Groups
Teaching Of Children / Adults With Specific Learning Difficulties
Teaching Of Learning Disabled Persons
Teaching Of Children With Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties
Speech & Language Disorders & Therapy
Number of Pages 240
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 298mm
Weight 612g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Education & Teaching
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Talkabout for Teenagers is a bestselling professional workbook supporting educators and therapists who deliver social and relationship skills groups for older children and young adults with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. It is a complete group work resource that offers a hierarchical approach, with ready-made material to assist teaching social and relationship skills specifically to older children and young adults. Resources include: an assessment framework planning and evaluation forms 37 structured session guides focussing on self-awareness and self-esteem, body language, conversational skills, friendship skills and assertiveness all the supplementary handouts and images needed to deliver the sessions. This second edition is presented with full-colour illustrations and handouts, and includes a new introduction by Alex Kelly reflecting on her own experiences of using the resources since they were first developed.

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Author's Bio

Alex Kelly is a Speech & Language Therapist who specialises in working with people with social skills and relationship skills difficulties. She currently runs her own business providing social skills training and consultancy to schools and organisations across the UK and overseas. Brian Sains spent 15 years working with adults and children with social and relationship skills difficulties and 10 years working as a community learning disability nurse where he specialised in working with men with relationship skills difficulties. He now runs Alex Kelly Ltd alongside his wife Alex.

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