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Adrienne Fuller

Adrienne Fuller is the Content Manager at Thrively, a company dedicated to helping kids discover and foster their strengths, including assertiveness, through extracurricular programs and camps. Adrienne lives with her husband and her dog Moose, a rambunctious Catahoula, in Los Angeles.

Teaching Assertive Communication: An Essential Life Skill

Being assertive sometimes gets a bad rap. But being assertive simply means having confidence:  the ability to stand up for yourself and defend your opinions. Teaching children to be assertive is teaching them about boundaries and standards and how to stick to them, while still being respectful of others.  “Assertive” becomes a problem when it... Read more »