We Know BETter is a skill building program that will help students from 4th through 9th grade live lives free of alcohol, tobacco, other drugs and gambling.

Problem Areas Addressed:

  • media’s influence on decision making
  • perception of peer use and engagement in risky behaviors
  • understanding that gambling is a risky behavior

Skills Built:

  • effective decision making
  • developing resiliency
  • stepping up for others
  • refusal skills
  • compassion for others

Age/Grade Level: 4th -9th grade

Setting: Small group, pullout program during the school day, full-classroom lesson, or after-school, small- or large-group lesson

Format: Series of 6 40-minunte sessions with a 20-minute pre-survey prior to the first lesson and a 20-minute post-survey after the last lesson

Effectiveness:

  • Evidenced informed program
  • Recognized by DDAP for meeting best practices
  • Currently in the evidenced-based research process

For more info contact Bevan Allen at (717) 299-2831 x225.

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