The You & Me Workbook

The You & Me Workbook

A Book That Teaches Social Skills and Social Awareness

*Another Great Resource for Combatting Bullying*

Parents –   Help your child learn social skills, make friends and feel more confident!

Professionals – This book includes a CD with reproducible activities!

This book is part of The Counselor’s Activity Books Series which includes Lisa Schab’s Coping Skills Workbook, Anger Solution Workbook and more!

This book also has a corresponding therapeutic board game, The You & Me Social Skills Game!

The You & Me Workbook has been a helpful resource to have, as the activities are concise and to the point. They are a good starting point for deeper discussions on the particular social skill they address. The illustrations are fun and engaging for the students as well!”

-Christine Y, LCSW, School Social Worker, Greater Suburban Area Chicago, IL


“A great series!  I love this series and these workbooks for kids!  . . . As a school counselor, I am able to use these books when I meet with groups as well as individuals. . . . There are many stories and activities for each weekly meeting and the activities are useful and relevant.  You will appreciate the conversation starters that this book provides.  Kids enjoy the activities and you will, too.  I highly recommend these books!

The You & Me Workbook is packed with social skills activities worksheets that include games, puzzles, stories and activities designed to help children raise their social awareness and build relationship skills. Fun exercises guide kids to understand human nature, learn specific ways to make conversation, and know what to do when meeting new people. They also address the common challenges of solving problems with others, managing conflict, and handling teasing or bullying.

Six content areas addressed include:

  • Meeting New People
  • Talking to People
  • Understanding People
  • When People Hurt Us
  • Solving Problems with People
  • Managing Conflict with People

Creative, child-friendly activities include titles such as “The Magic Mirror,” “Brainstorm Bubbles,” “The Feelings Detective,” and ”Garden of Friends.”

This workbook is designed to help children learn and practice the basic social skills needed to develop and maintain healthy relationships. Children learn practical methods of coping and thriving in social situations that will benefit them throughout their lives.

A terrific workbook for kids who need help with understanding social cues and developing their own inter-personal skills. It is also a great resource for parents!  A valuable library addition to add to any school with or without social/emotional curriculum!”

-M.B. early childhood educator and camp director, Lincolnshire, IL

Other Social Skills Books for Children by Lisa Schab:
Cool, Calm, and Confident

Cool, Calm, and Confident:  A Workbook to Help Kids Learn Assertiveness Skills

Internationally recognized as a leading resource for teaching assertiveness, the 40 assertiveness worksheets in this book help children learn behaviors that discourage teasing, understand their rights and how to stand up for themselves, stay calm and deal with teasing, learn anger management skills, and develop self-confidence and a positive self-image.

The Helping, Sharing, and Caring Workbook

The Helping, Sharing and Caring Workbook

The 60 child-friendly activities in this book help children learn and practice altruism, gain social skills for making friends, stop bulling behaviors, and get along better with others. Children learn the words, behaviors, and thought patterns that help to create an altruistic society.

And More Resources for Helping Children by Lisa Schab:
The Coping Skills Workbook
The Stop Relax & Think Workbook
The Divorce Workbook for Children
My Dad Is Getting Married Again
Contact Lisa about presenting assertiveness and self-esteem in children workshops for your group or organization:
  • Help Your Child/Teen Create Healthy Self-Esteem:  6 Principles to Model and Teach  (for parents)
  • Cool, Calm & Confident:  Learning Assertiveness & Feeling Good About Me  (for children)

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