Teen Curriculum: Understanding You and PKU


Be Assertive
Participants complete a worksheet, discussing what it means to be assertive and how it relates to managing PKU.

Food Values
This activity is an open-ended discussion where participants have the opportunity to share ideas, opinions, and feelings about various food and eating situations.

Role Playing
Practice role playing. Each group acts out their solution to a situation pertaining to PKU.

Positive Identity
Participants complete two worksheets dicussing the meaning of words like 'positive thinking' and 'inferior' and discuss how a positive identity can help with PKU management.

Rewarding Yourself
Participants complete a worksheet to help them develop ideas for how they can support and nurture themselves.


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