Directions

Here are some sentences for you to finish with your words.  The sentences relate to the reason you came to talk to a counselor.  Try to answer quickly and write the first thing that comes into your mind.

Example: I feel. . . scared, angry, sad, embarrassed about the thing that happened.


 

1. When I think about what happened I think of _______________________________

 

2. When I talk about what happened I feel ___________________________________

 

3. This happened because ______________________________________________

 

4. I would feel better about this if _________________________________________

 

5. I will feel better about this when _______________________________________

 

6. I should have _______________________________________________

 

7. I’m still embarrassed about ___________________________________________

 

8. When this first happened I was ________________________________________

 

9. When I told about this I thought _______________________________________

 

10. I could have stopped this by __________________________________________

 

11. I could have tried to ______________________________________________   I couldn’t do this because __________________________________________

 

12. The person to blame for this is ______________________________________________ because ________________________________________

 

13. Sometimes I think it’s my fault because _________________________________

 

14. I feel guilty that I didn’t _____________________________________________

 

15. When it happened I was scared because _________________________________

 

16.  If this happened again I would ________________________________________

 

17. People thought this person could be trusted because ________________________

 

18. Now that it’s over, I am most scared when _______________________________

 

19. When I think about what happened _____________________________________

 

20. I feel safe when ______________________________________________

 

21. I could feel safer if ______________________________________________

 

22. I still need help with ______________________________________________

 

23. I would like people to _______________________________________________

 

24. People are ______________________________________________

 

25. Bad people ______________________________________________

 

26. I don’t trust _______________________________________________

 

27. I do trust ______________________________________________

 

28. I wish that ______________________________________________

 

29. My mom thinks ______________________________________________

 

30. My dad thinks ______________________________________________

 

31. If my friends knew this had happened to me they would say ________________

 

32. The thing I am really mad about is ____________________________________

 

33. The thing I worry about most is ______________________________________

 

34. I am scared people will find out that I _________________________________

 

35. I haven’t told anybody about _______________________________________

 

36. I am really sad that _______________________________________________

 

37. If I could, I would _______________________________________________

 

38. If I saw (or when I see) this person again I _____________________________

 

39. Sometimes I think of bad things like __________________________________

 

40. If some people found out about what happened they would _________________

 

41. I would like to _______________________________________________

 

42. The last thing I want to say about this is ________________________________