unit 305 guide for social care worker that describes ways that the environment helps the well being and why it is important to support individuals that promote their identity, image and self esteem.

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The link between identity, self
Image and self esteem

Identity - Characteristics and interests that somebody recognises as belonging uniquely to them and makes up their individual personality for life.

Self Image - The opinion that you have of your own worth, attractiveness, or intelligence.

Self Esteem - Confidence in your own qualities as an individual person.

All of the above are linked.

If a person feels that their identity is being repressed, by not being able to or given the choice to do things that interest them, then this person may feel withdrawn or unable to express themselves. This will then in turn have an effect on their self image and self esteem.

Self image is the same. If a person is not …show more content…

Providing then with any music, media or television programme that suits their needs and wishes. By providing them with this it’ll help their well being as it will help them to feel happy.
Ensure that their personal property is kept as the individual wants. This shows that you respect their property and will help with their well being.
Ensure any food and drink served to them meets their individual preferences. By knowing what they like and don’t like, they will feel

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