“FRESH Start” High School and Beyond Kit
The Self Esteem Shop has created FRESH Start Kits (Feelings, Reassurance, Empathy, Safety, & Hope) for parents, school counselors, and other educators to help children and teens cope with current events.
The “FRESH Start” High School and Beyond Kit includes:
(F) Thought Changing Cards for Anxiety (Card deck used to help manage anxiety.)
(R) Relax.Calm: Helping Teens Manage Stress Using Relaxation & Guided Imagery (Exercises and activities for stress and anxiety management.)
(E) Big Book of Even More Therapeutic Activity Ideas for Children & Teens (Art therapy based activities.)
(S) Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots & Wings (Skills and education for children to improve resilience.)
(H) 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens (Guides to improve character and achieve goals.)
We hope these resources prove to be valuable. We greatly appreciate your patronage, as it helps support a family owned independent bookstore.
The current political situation has left millions of children and teens in the United States feeling vulnerable. Fears of parental deportation and shattered home lives, fears of being bullied because of race, faith, or lifestyle (LGBTQ) have many of our youth feeling overwhelmed with anxiety.
Resources for the Self Esteem Shop FRESH Start Kit (Feelings, Reassurance, Empathy, Safety, & Hope) are designed for parents, school counselors, educators, and other helping professionals to help children and teens cope with current events.
These resources will assist parents and professionals by helping them to:
Talk to children and teens to address their fears
Help children and teens cope with their emotions
Reassure and comfort children and teens
Teach children the importance of empathy
Help children and teens feel safe
Offer children and teens hope
Current "FRESH" Kits include Preschool, Lower Elementary, Upper Elementary & Middle School, High School, High School & Beyond, and School Counseling.