Conversations

Starting a conversation can be difficult. The topics and questions below may give you some ideas to begin with.

Select a topic

What gives meaning to people's lives is as diverse and unique as people are. Here are some examples of things to think or talk about.

Try asking:

What gives, or could give, your life more meaning?

What has made your life fulfilling?

Is there someone you would like to talk to?

Is there something in particular you want to do today or this week or soon?

Remember: These prompts are to give the other person an opportunity to talk if they want to. If they don't want to talk, that's okay. Let them know you are there for them when they need you.

Conversations

Starting a conversation can be difficult. The topics and questions below may give you some ideas to begin with.

Select a topic

What gives meaning to your life?

What gives meaning to people's lives is as diverse and unique as people are. Here are some examples of things to think or talk about.

Try asking:

What gives, or could give, your life more meaning?

What has made your life fulfilling?

Is there someone you would like to talk to?

Is there something in particular you want to do today or this week or soon?

Remember: These prompts are to give the other person an opportunity to talk if they want to. If they don't want to talk, that's okay. Let them know you are there for them when they need you.