Dating anxiety scale
The anxiety curve model has been used by Kari and Mitzi for almost a decade to visually illustrate the power of anxiety and its influence on student behavior.
Below is an example of how Mitzi uses this model to teach educators and parents to process explosive incidents: Practical Use of the Anxiety Curve One of my favorite, and a very practical use of the anxiety curve, is in a worksheet format.
There is a similar but slightly different worksheet for school (teacher/student) and home (parent/child).The third example is how Tara used the anxiety curve with a student with Asperger Syndrome to illustrate his anxiety.Tara started by talking to her student about the curve and showing him how it worked. She explained that they could identify ways to help his body/anxiety level get from a 3 or 4 back down to a 1.Kari and Mitzi Create a schedule piece using the program Boardmaker (Mayer Johnson) indicating that it is time for the person to rate themselves on their anxiety scale.By scheduling times to "check in", you can proactively teach the use of the scale.