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How to Resolve an Argument
We can all get into arguments but how can you catch things up if the situation gets a bit tense? Daniel J. Layton joins Childline to offer up his tips on how to end arguments and find a compromise.
Friendship Soup Recipe
What is the recipe for friendship? In this video young people discuss what makes a good friendship, and how friendship soup should be made.
They say if you truly want to know yourself, you should look at your five closest friends because you are a reflection of the people you spend most of your time with. This spoken word poem explores the topic of friendship an how you should make sure your friends are benefiting you because if they’re not adding to your life, are they subtracting from it?
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I am being Bullied by my Friend after a Friendship Breakup
You are an amazing person and you deserve to be happy. This message from Zumos is all about how you can learn how to deal with bullying. Bullying is completely wrong and unacceptable. It is not your fault and you do not have to put up with it.
I have no friends
Friendship is vital for fulfilling our need to be liked, loved and accepted, and if you feel you have no friends, this message from Zumos will give you a range of ideas about how to create friendships. It will discuss how to reach out to others, suggestions for getting into friendship-making situations, secrets for getting people to want to be in your company, and the basics of body language for making and keeping friends.
Why don’t I have any real friends?
As humans, we have an emotional need to connect to others and to be liked and accepted. We also have a need for closer relationships, which give us a bedrock for emotional stability and energy. If you feel you have no real or close friends, this message from Zumos will give you a range of ideas about what the issue might be. We’ll also help you improve your relationships skills so you are more likely to develop closer, lasting relationships with people who are natural soulmates.
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Top Tips for Making Friends
Making friends isn’t always easy. If you find making friends difficult, Childline has provided some tips that might help make it a little bit easier.
Friendships and Frenemies
In popular culture and films, bullies are often portrayed as thugs who hide in dark corners and steal your pocket. While there are come that fit this mould, bullying can also be very subtle, and it can come from the people are meant to be your friends. This webpage covers the topic of friendship and frenemies.
Friends can be there to enjoy the best times, and they can help us when we’re feeling down. Sometimes friendships have problems. It can be hard to know what to do, but Childline has got some advice to help. On this page you can find information about falling out with friends, being bullied by friends, fancying a friend and finally missing a friend.
An Introduction for Friendships for People with Autism
Many people with autism have friends, but the core features of autism can make it difficult for some to make new friends or keep current friendships going. This information sheet from Autism West Midlands explains what a friendship is and gives some hints and tips about friendship.