Assertiveness is the ability to speak up for yourself in a way that is honest and
respectful. But it doesn't come naturally to everyone. Find out if you're too passive,
too aggressive, or just assertive enough.
Responding to peer pressure is part of human nature — but some people are more likely
to give in, and others are better able to resist and stand their ground. Find out
how to make the right choices for you.
by Cook Children's Health Care System, Fort Worth, Texas