New study pinpoints the “sweet-spot” wherein youth outcomes are maximized

Lyons, M. D., McQullin, S. D., & Henderson, L. J. (2018). Finding the Sweet Spot: Investigating the Effects of Relationship Closeness and Instrumental Activities in School-based Mentoring. American Journal of Community Psychology, 1–11

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School-based mentoring programs

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Methods Corner Cracking the code: How to Read a Research Paper

Screen Shot 2013-06-28 at 9.24.30 AMby Adar Ben-Eliyahu, PhD

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