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Title Placement Topic Target Population Sector Military Use Summary
Marriage and Parenting in Stepfamilies Promising Communication, Parenting, Relationships Parents Community-Based No Marriage and Parenting in Stepfamilies (MAPS), a community-based, parent-education program based on the Parenting Through Change* curriculum, is designed to cultivate healthy adjustment in children by enhancing couples' relationships and parenting practices.  MAPS intends to prevent or reduce common difficulties and issues faced by members of new stepfamilies. *A separate Fact Sheet is available this program.
LifeSkills Training (LST) + Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14 (SFP 10-14) Promising Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Communication, Parenting, Relationships, Social Competency Adolescents, Parents School-based No LifeSkills Training* (LST) + Strengthening Families Program for Parents and Youth 10-14* (SFP 10-14) is the combination of a school-based program and a family-based program. The goal of this combined universal program is to delay substance use initiation and reduce substance use among adolescents. *Separate fact sheets are available for these programs.
Open Circle Promising Anger, Behavioral Problems, Bullying, Emotional Competency, Relationships, School Culture, Social Competency Children, Families, Providers, School-based No Open Circle, a school-based prevention program, is designed to address the social and emotional learning needs of children and uses a whole-school approach that encourages cooperation among school community members (i.e., students, teachers, administrators, families, community members, specialists, and support staff).
Coping Power Promising Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Anger, Antisocial Behavior, Emotional Competency, Parenting, Social Competency Adolescents, Children, Parents Community-Based, School-based No Coping Power, a school- or community-based program, is designed to prevent substance abuse and subsequent delinquency in youth by increasing social skills, teaching self-control, and encouraging constructive parental participation.  Participants and their parents engage in cognitive-behavioral based sessions.
Focus on Youth in the Caribbean (FOYC) with Caribbean Informed Parents and Children Together (CImPACT) Promising Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Communication, Parenting, Relationships, Reproductive Health, Sexual Assault, Social Competency, STI Adolescents, Parents School-based No Focus on Youth in the Caribbean (FOYC), a school-based, HIV/AIDS prevention program, includes a companion parent session called Caribbean Informed Parents and Children Together (CImPACT). The FOYC program is designed to improve adolescents' skills in decision-making and communication and prepare participants to practice safer sexual behaviors.
Shape Up Somerville Promising Obesity, Nutrition/Diet, Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior Children Community-Based, Multi-Sector, School-based No Shape Up Somerville, a school- and community-based program, is designed to prevent obesity in children by providing children with opportunities for physical activity and access to nutritious foods and by initiating changes in the school environment, the home setting, and the community.
Primary Project Promising Early Intervention, Emotional Competency, School Readiness, Social Competency Children School-based Yes Primary Project is designed to help children improve their learning and social skills and boost their self-confidence.  Children who are experiencing slight social, emotional, or school adjustment difficulties are identified through a screening , and a paraprofessional works one-on-one with them.
Lindamood Phoneme Sequencing Program for Reading, Spelling, and Speech (LiPS) Promising Academic Performance Adolescents, Adults, Children Community-Based, School-based No Lindamood Phoneme Sequencing® Program for Reading, Spelling, and Speech (LiPS®) is a multisensory program that is designed to teach phonological awareness, decoding, and spelling.  This program specifically targets the development of reading skills to encourage fluency in readers.
Guiding Good Choices (GGC) Promising Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Parenting Adolescents, Children, Parents Community-Based No Guiding Good Choices (GGC), previously called Preparing for the Drug Free Years, is a community-based family competency training program designed to strengthen protective parent–child interactions and reduce the risk for early substance use among youth.
Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) Promising Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Child Abuse, Mentorship, Parenting Parents Community-Based No Nurse Family Partnership (NFP), a family- and community-based program, is designed to improve pregnancy outcomes and the health, development, and well-being of mothers and children. The program matches mothers with maternal and child health nurses who offer support and knowledge throughout pregnancy and until the child is 2 years old.
First Step to Success (FS) Promising Academic Performance, Antisocial Behavior, Communication, Emotional Competency, Social Competency Children, Parents Multi-Sector, School-based No First Step to Success (FS), a multi-sector school- and family-based program, is designed to help children who are at risk for developing aggressive or antisocial behaviors.
Fast Track Promising Academic Performance, Behavioral Problems, Emotional Competency, Parenting, Social Competency Adolescents, Children, Parents School-based No Fast Track was a family- and school-based, multi-year, multi-component intervention that was designed to help participants focus on academic achievement, improve social skills, and regulate emotions and consequent behaviors.  This intervention was intended to help children, who may be at high risk for academic failure and antisocial behavior, through the promotion of protective factors and reduction of risk factors.
Gimme 5-Atlanta Promising Obesity, Nutrition/Diet Children School-based No Gimme 5-Atlanta is a school-based program that is designed to increase the consumption of fruits, juices, and vegetables by students.
HEALTHY Intervention Program Promising Obesity, Nutrition/Diet, Physical Activity Adolescents, Children School-based No The HEALTHY Intervention Program, a multi-component school-based program, is designed to improve the school’s food environment, increase physical activity opportunities for youth, provide education on behavior change for a healthy lifestyle, and motivate students to adopt healthier choices through social marketing.
Aussie Optimism Program (AOP) - OTS + SLS + P&F Promising Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Anxiety, Communication, Depression, Emotional Competency, Relationships, Social Competency Adolescents, Parents School-based No The Aussie Optimism Program (AOP), which includes Optimistic Thinking Skills (OTS), Social Life Skills (SLS), and Parents and Families (P&F), is a school- and family-based cognitive behavioral program that intends to prevent youth internalizing problems (i.e., depression and anxiety) by targeting thinking patterns and social behaviors in youth.  In addition, this program seeks to prepare families for the youth’s transition to high school.
FOCUS: Preventing Sexually Transmitted Infections and Unwanted Pregnancies among Young Women (FOCUS) Promising Communication, Reproductive Health, Social Competency, STI Adolescents, Adults Community-Based, School-based Yes FOCUS:  Preventing Sexually Transmitted Infections and Unwanted Pregnancies among Young Women (FOCUS) is a cognitive-behavioral, curriculum-based intervention designed to prevent unintended pregnancies (UPs) and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in young women by emphasizing education, motivation, and behavioral and communication skills training.
Student Achievement Guarantee in Education (SAGE) Promising Academic Performance, School Culture Children, Providers, School-based No The Student Achievement Guarantee in Education program (SAGE) is a school-improvement program that is designed to increase student academic achievement by modifying the school culture to make it more student-centered.
Social Effectiveness Therapy for Children and Adolescents (SET-C) Promising Anxiety, Communication, Emotional Competency, Social Competency Adolescents, Children, Parents Community-Based No Social Effectiveness Therapy for Children and Adolescents (SET-C) is a behavioral treatment program designed to help youth overcome social anxiety and fears, improve social skills and interpersonal functioning, and increase participation in social activities using group and individual skills-training sessions.
Pathways' Housing First Program Promising Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Antisocial Behavior, Behavioral Problems, Case Management, Depression, Employment Adults, Veterans Community-Based No The Pathways' Housing First Program is designed to immediately supply housing for individuals who are homeless and then introduce participants to supportive services that could address mental and physical health issues, substance use problems, and employment concerns.
Lions Quest Skills for Adolescence Promising Academic Performance, Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco, Anger, Emotional Competency, Social Competency Adolescents School-based No Lions Quest Skills for Adolescence includes an interactive, student-focused curriculum and is designed to reduce drug, alcohol, and tobacco use; curtail violent reactions, and diminish academic failure for participants. This prevention program focuses on life skills and social and emotional competencies.