Module 9: working with young people on AOD issues: overhead transparencies

Assisting with goal-setting

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  • To plan action, a goal must be pictured

  • Goal must be related to a young person's values, beliefs and dreams (meaningful)

  • Goals can be short-term or long-term

  • Goals need to be negotiated

  • Setting small steps will empower a young person