Girls First Resilience Curriculum
Initiative Description: 23 lessons integrating methods from positive psychology, social-emotional learning, and life skills. Women from local communities were recruited to serve as program facilitators.
Study Results: Improved resilience & social support.
Reference: Leventhal, K. S., Gillham, J., DeMaria, L., Andrew, G., Peabody, J., & Leventhal, S. (2015). Building psychosocial assets and wellbeing among adolescent girls: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Adolescence, 45, 284-295. doi:10.1016/j.adolescence.2015.09.011
Level of Evidence: Very Good