Making and keeping friends
Learn how to tackle insecurity and fear, how to build social skills one step at a time, tips for making conversation, what to do when social situations tire you out, and how to deal with social setbacks and rejection.
Learn why having friends is important, what to look for in a friend, tips for being more friendly and social (even if you're shy), how to meet new people, how to overcome obstacles to making friends, and how to be a better friend yourself.
A self-help guide to making friends. Provides tips for finding friends, keeping your friendships strong, establishing and honoring boundaries, resolving problems in relationships, and building skills that enhance friendships. It also suggests bite-sized activities to help you reflect on the tips and practice these skills.
Helpful articles on making friends, being shy and insecure, making conversation, being more socially savvy, not being accepted, not liking people, how to make friends, how to meet people, making plans, coping with anxiety, conversation approaches, group conversations, mingling at parties, how to face your fears and more.
Talking to friends about difficult subjects
Our other resource pages
Visit our Dating resources page if you are thinking about a friendship becoming an intimate relationship:
Visit our Bullying resources page if you are being bullied or have a friend being bullied:
Visit our Calendar and Activities page if you want the opportunity to meet new people or go somewhere with your friends: