Social Wellness

social wellness

Definition

Social wellness is defined as developing a sense of connection, belonging, and a well-developed support system.

Goals for your Social Wellness

  • Develop the ability to create and maintain close friendships
  • Feel comfortable interacting with diverse individuals and groups
  • Become aware of your responsibilities for the welfare of different communities
  • Understand and accept those with a different sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity, religion, socioeconomic status, life experience, etc. 
  • Understand the concepts of sex and gender role stereotyping and explore appropriate sex and gender role behavior for yourself
  • Develop a "global consciousness" by recognizing the interrelatedness of cultural, global and national issues and needs
  • Work toward becoming a responsible world citizen

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