What Do You Really Want?
- Category:Foster/Adoptive Parents, Life Skills Materials, Program Coordinators, Teacher/Student Resources
What Do You Really Want? How to Set a Goal and Go For It! Research Shows that effective goal setters have less stress, concentrate better, and are more satisfied with their lives. Why? Because goal setters are in charge of their life. For teens, goal setting is linked to improved school performance, motivation and self-esteem. This step-by-step guide to goal setting helps teens articulate their goals and put them in writing, set priorities and deadlines, overcome obstacles cope with roadblocks, build a support system, use positive self-talk, celebrate their successes, and more
Best Use: Independent living coordinators, teachers, youth group leaders, and other youth serving professionals. This resource may be used individually or with groups to promote discussion.