1. Decide if the other person might need and want your help.
2. Think of ways you could be helpful.
3. Ask the other person if he/she needs and wants your help.
4. Help the other person.
From Skillstreaming the Adolescent: A Guide for Teaching Prosocial Skills (3rd ed, © 2012 by E. McGinnis, Champaign, IL: Research Press (www.researchpress.com, 800-519-2707