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Here are the resources we found for friendships for young people:
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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.
Dealing with Rejection
This video from WellCast looks at social rejection. They examine why being suddenly shunned from a group of peers or friends is damaging, and give you a three step ‘taking back your life’ method for remaining healthy, happy and in control.
Spot the Signs
This video is aimed to help young people spot the difference between healthy and unhealthy relationships. Remember, friendships can also be unhealthy. If you notice the signs of an unhealthy relationship, stop and say something. Don’t get trapped in an unhealthy relationship.
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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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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.
Family and Personal Relationships
This webpage from Headstart Kent covers family and personal relationships. There are a lot of benefits to having great relationships, but what should you do when they veer off track?
Friends can make a massive difference in the life of someone who is affected by mental health. Epic Friends is here to help you be the best friend that you could be. Whether you need help for yourself, or help for a friend; Epic Friends has the information you need.
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.