(DVD) 2011, Grades 7-12, 33 minutes.
The teen years are often difficult for adolescents. Self esteem is an important component in the healthy development of a teenager’s confidence and success, and it can be increased by using some helpful strategies. Low self esteem can result in social isolation as well as depression as peer pressure, anxiety and other stressors contribute to loneliness and shame. This DVD offers strategies for teens to use to build their personal view of themselves and to build a healthier identity. Mental health experts and teens talk about every day issues and their personal views of themselves.