Module 2: perspectives on working with young people: facilitator's guide

Topic 2: Reflection on youth

Page last updated: 2004

Suggested time: 2 hours

Overview

This topic introduces a systems approach to working with young people and considers how their experiences and environments affect them. Learners will also have an opportunity to reflect on their own values and beliefs and to think about their own adolescence and development.

Key issues

2.1 Working systemically with young people

2.2 Beliefs and values regarding young people

2.3 Portrayal of young people in the media

Resources

Newspapers for group activity, magazine clippings, the internet.