Working with an unmotivated 8th grader

Working with kids who are unmotivated or inflexible to learning strategies is always challenging, this was one of those times. I used this visual with an unmotivated 8th grader who sometimes becomes nauseous when he has to leave his house. I believe in making strategies as easy as possible for kids to use. We made a copy of this for him to look at it home to help him remember how anxiety comes up and that goes down and how he can use self-directed talk to lessen his nausea.
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