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LIVE Smart: Assertiveness

Student guide to living and studying in Dundee/aligned with LEARN Smart

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Being assertive means being able to stand up for your own or other people's rights in a calm and positive way, without being either aggressive, or passively accepting 'wrong'. Assertiveness

2 intersecting circles saying one Your Needs, agressive, the other saying Others Needs aggressive, where they intersect is labelled assertive

Information on Assertiveness and Confidence from

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Mindtools Assertiveness

Assertiveness Information


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Quiz - Test Your Assertiveness

Online Seminar Assertiveness

TED TALK Assertive Body Language

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Assertiveness and Communication

Downloadable Booklet

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Assertiveness Podcast

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Low Confidence and Assertiveness

NHS Moodzone podcast