Failing can feel really hard - whether it's a lower than expected ATAR or not getting into the soccer team. These young people have found that talking about it can help.
Eventually I found the courage to speak to Dad, and I found it really, really helpful.
Why talking about failing helps
- When you fail, you can feel disappointed and worthless.
- Young people have found it very helpful to talk to other people about failing.
- Talking to others about failure can be nerve-wracking, but you might find that they are more understanding than you think.