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All content relevant for academics, students, and research-minded individuals who are interested in youth mentoring research.

Chicago Mentoring Program Effective in Reducing Youth Violence - The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

Chicago mentoring program proves effective in reducing youth violence

Chicago Mentoring Program Effective in Reducing Youth Violence - The Chronicle of Evidence-Based MentoringCheng, T., Haynie, D., Brenner, R., Wright, J., Chung, S., & Simons-Morton, B. (2008). Effectiveness of a mentor-implemented, violence prevention intervention for assault-injured youths presenting to   the emergency department: Results of a randomized trial. Pediatrics, 122, 938-946.

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Sandra LaFleur: Talking politics can help stretch minds.

Sandra Louk LaFleur: Talking Politics Can Help Stretch Minds - The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

Sandra Louk LaFleur is Associate Vice President, Research, Evaluation, & Innovation for Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America

You make very salient points about the importance of engaging our youth, especially our young adults, around topics that could easily be … Read the rest

George Albee: Pioneering community psychologist

Appeared in The Journal of Primary Prevention, Vol. 28, No. 1, January 2007 (OC    2006)

George Albee - a Pioneering Community Psychologist - Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

My Mentor, George Albee Jean E. Rhodes1

In the fall of 1979, I

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Cool Girls, Inc.: Promoting the positive development of urban preadolescent and early adolescent girls. - Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

Cool Girls, Inc.: Promoting the positive development of urban preadolescent and early adolescent girls.

Kuperminc, G.P., Thomason, J., DiMeo, M. & Broomfield-Massey, K. (2011). Cool Girls, Inc.: Promoting the positive development of urban preadolescent and early adolescent girls. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 32, 171-183. DOI 10.1007/s10935-011-0243-y

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Research Corner 1.0

Research Corner 1.0 is an archive of Jean Rhodes’ posts from the National Mentoring Partnership’s Research Corner series. Beginning in the early 1990’s, the articles were posted on mentoring.org with the goal of summarizing peer-reviewed articles as they pertained to … Read the rest