Presentation on theme: "Assertiveness Training: Let Your Voice Be Heard!"— Presentation transcript:
1 Assertiveness Training: Let Your Voice Be Heard! Developed by the:University of Wisconsin OshkoshandWisconsin Department of Health Services
2 Learning PointsUnderstand the difference between passive, aggressive and assertive communication techniquesLearn to use an assertive techniqueUnderstand why assertiveness is important
3 AssertivenessAssertiveness is about standing up for yourself, but also about respecting the opinions and needs of others.When we communicate assertively, we are clear about our opinions and wishes, but we are also open to others’.