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Examples of ROLE MODELS

Sports people

Teachers

Celebrities

Parents

Friends

Religious/community leaders.

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ROLE MODELS

Children and young people learn by..

Copying the behaviour of others. - role models

Copying may have a POSITIVE/NEGATIVE influence on lifestyle choices.

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Effects of SOCIAL ISOLATION

May lose ability to build new friendships/relationships.

May feel insecure & lack contentment.

May experience memory loss & recall.

May get negative lifestyle such as drinking/smoking.

May experience stress & anxiety- no one to share worries with.

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What is Social Isolation?

When people dont have regular contact with others.

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Why does social isolation happen ?

May be because they :
Live alone

Unemployed

Don't have access to social situations.

Not easily able to leave home - illness.

Discriminated against/or excluded.