Session 7/13Page 1/4: Who am I? Creating a positive identity from a divided background
Who am I? Creating a positive identity from a divided background
Competences to be exercised:
• The skill of planning and practising open dialogues about being in care and having a family of origin.
• Using staffs member’s life experiences as a resource for exemplary narratives.
• Helping children and youth understand their behaviour as natural reactions to loss.
• How to make practical activities for young children where experiences of loss can be resolved.
Theme of the session:
In this training session you are going to work with helping children develop a positive idea about who they are and a high self-esteem.
The session provides tools for how the child can cope with having different sources of origin.
Aims of the session:
The main goal of this session is to help children form a positive idea about who they are by helping them understand their background.