By Jim Hasse, ABC, GCDF, Disability Employment Expert
Here are self esteem and self concept stories about how I developed self confidence as an elementary student with cerebral palsy.
How I became
What my mom would have
Seven lessons I learned
Now is the time to resolve insecurity issues with your elementary school student.
The steps you take now to help
Excerpt From Story 1
He had never let me down. Even
when the going got tough, he had never dropped
It is real to this day. I hear
Paul is three years younger
Download Little Book 1
These are seven personal-experience stories (and seven learning experiences) about how I developed self-confidence. I didn’t have an opportunity to tell my mom about those experiences.
They are stories which now, decades later, may help you mentor your own youngster.
Story 1 - “Difficult Terrain”
Story 2 - “Random Reprisal, Rigid Ritual”
Story 3 - “Crossing the Red Line”
Story 4 - “First Payment for Doubt’s
Story 5 - “Simple Suppositions”
Story 6 - “Slim Chance”
Story 7 - “Growing Space”
Little Books: Get All 7
There are actually seven quick career-insight Little Books for parents of youngsters with CP
Each of the seven Little Books takes about 40 minutes to read.
Each illustrates and summarizes the essential career builders for your youngster’s age group – all through seven transformation stories about my personal experience as a person with CP.
See all seven Little Books.
Return from Self Esteem and Self Concept to Job Titles
Go to Cerebral Palsy Career Builders
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Originally written and illustrated by Jim Hasse, ABC, GCDF, owner of Hasse Communication Counseling, LLC, who, as a person with cerebral palsy, served for 10 years as a vice president in a Fortune 500 company during his 29-year career in corporate communication. He’s an Accredited Business Communicator, certified as a Global Career Development Facilitator and author of 14 Amazon books about disability awareness and disability employment issues.