Educational or Curriculum

The Protection Express Program

Initiative Description: The Protection Express Program is based on the theories of Planned Behavior and Interpersonal Behavior. The intervention to juniors was offered by senior students who were trained during a course integrated into the school curriculum.

Study Results: Improved self-efficacy around condom use & negotiation.

Reference: Caron, F., Godin, G., Otis, J., & Lambert, L. D. (2004). Evaluation of a theoretically based AIDS/STD peer education program on postponing sexual intercourse and on condom use among adolescents attending high school. Health Education Research, 19(2), 185-197.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good