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Unformatted text preview: a.) connectedness--a sense that you belong to a group b.) feeling of uniqueness--feeling that you have special qualities c.) power--have element of control in your life d.) role-models--have people that you can see as a reference point in what you hope to achieve. Positive and negative events that happen daily in children's lives. • AT HOME: Children experience 8 negative events for every 1 positive event. • AT SCHOOL: Children experience 16 negative events for every 1 positive event. • OFFSETTING THESE EVENTS: It takes 6-12 positive events to offset 1 negative event. This means that children need approximately 288 positive events everyday to offset all the negative events....
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- Spring '99
- negative events, school health instruction, National Association of Mental Health