Introduction: Both child abuse and intimate partner violence are widespread and are known to … Read the rest
Content for Researchers & Academics
All content relevant for academics, students, and research-minded individuals who are interested in youth mentoring research.
Mentoring relationships as a protective factor for pregnant and parenting African-American teenagers
Growing up, African … Read the rest
Madia, B.P., & Lutz, C.J. (2004). Perceived similarity, expectation-reality discrepancies, and mentors’ expressed intention to remain in Big Brothers/Big Sisters programs. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 34 (3), 598-623.
Mentor initiated premature terminations compromise mentoring programs’ goal of fostering … Read the rest
Social action and engagement may help marginalized teens in their careers later in life, particularly if teachers help them discuss and engage with social issues, new research suggests.
At a time when race and … Read the rest
Miranda-Chan, T., Fruiht, V., Dubon, V., & Wray-Lake, L. (2016). The functions and longitudinal outcomes of adolescents’ naturally occurring mentorships. American Journal of Community Psychology, 57, 47-59.
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by Jean Rhodes
According to a recent Gallup poll successful college students have one important thing in common–they all had one or more teachers who were mentors who took an interest in … Read the rest
Background Positive mentoring relationships display closeness, warmth, authenticity, and empathy. This study sought to capture the emotional … Read the rest
I am living proof that mentoring works… a point that was very important for me to make in my autobiography, The Road to Home.
Born in Tabriz, Iran, raised by … Read the rest
People in established relationships recover better from a breach of trust and are more likely to forgive and move on, a new study shows.
“Many researchers have looked at trust versus distrust, but few have looked at how trust develops … Read the rest
For many of us, reading an academic research paper can be overwhelming. We open the document and can become easily overwhelmed by the arcane language and complicated statistics. But, with a little guidance, reading it can … Read the rest
Topics of Interest
- MENTOR: The National Mentoring PartnershipNovember 12, 2014 - MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) is the unifying champion for expanding quality youth mentoring relationships in the United States. For nearly 25 years, MENTOR has served the mentoring field by providing a public voice, developing and delivering resources to mentoring programs nationwide and promoting quality for mentoring through standards, cutting-edge research and state of the art tools.
- Academic Web PagesAugust 6, 2012 - Academic Web Pages is the leading provider of customized websites for researchers, centers, nonprofits, and universities. AWP designed and has contributed generously to the creation of the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring.