In times of stress or uncertainty it can be challenging to talk about our thoughts, feelings or ideas clearly and fully – it can be even harder to listen.

These lessons will help your child develop healthy, effective and respectful communication skills that they can use at home, school and with friends.

Communication is how we get a message, idea, thought or feeling to someone else. While this may seem obvious, youth don’t always realize that communication is more than just the words we are saying.

Communication is, yes, our words, but it is also our tone of voice, behavior, body cues, symbols and signs.

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