I-Statement Worksheet For Youth
What is the theory behind the I Statement Worksheet For Youth?
I statements allow people to convey their needs, wants and what they are feeling in a clear and effective way. It prompts them to identify what they are feeling and why especially in difficult situations where they may be having issues voicing their concerns. . It gives them a position of power by steadily conveying what they are feeling instead of blaming others
How will the worksheet help?
This worksheet will help young clients with how to use ‘I statements’. It will educate them about the three parts of the ‘I Statement’ and when and how they can use it. This worksheet will help them learn how to form I statements and how to apply them in real-life situations.
How to use the worksheet?
Use this worksheet after the need for effective communication in time of conflict has been thoroughly explained. Help the young client understand what an I statement is and why they need to use it before moving on to instructing them to read the worksheet and write an example of their own.
You can download this worksheet here.