Horizon Middle School Mental Health, Counseling, and PBS Affective Education, Recipe for Success
Group: Middle school
Description: Regular education classes, 38 minutes weekly for 10 weeks
- Students had a 13% decrease in referrals and improved GPA for WhyTry group.
- There was improvement in attitudes and motivation for the intervention group.
- There was a decline in the control group.
- The students especially appreciated responding to prompts in their individual journals. Class participation during lesson delivery was also outstanding.
Williams, Leigh. "Horizon Middle School Mental Health, Counseling, and PBS Effective Education, Recipe for Success." Field Research (2009).