Please see details below on advice from Jigsaw on How to start a difficult conversation with Young People and Why do we worry about the future?
How to start a difficult conversation with Young People
If a young person in your life seems to be having a difficult time, trust your instincts if you feel something isn’t right.
There are plenty of signs to look out for that are good to know. If you want to start a tough conversation but don’t know where to begin, you are not alone.
Many young people have missed out on a number of opportunities and milestones in the last year due to Covid-19, and there can be no question that this can impact on everyone in the family unit’s mood.
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Jigsaw have also written an article – Why do we worry about the future?
The future and how we feel about it can make us feel overwhelmed, either by the amount of choice, or lack of it.
Thinking about the ‘the future’, some people have a very clear map of what road they hope to take. Others are less certain. A global pandemic like something out of a dystopian film that few could have predicted adds a whole other level of concerns about what any of our futures may hold.
We may experience a range of emotions including confusion, frustration, anger or sadness.
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