This research-based guide for parents, educators, and community leaders discusses risk factors associated with drug abuse among youth and protective factors to prevent drug abuse from beginning....

This website provides information and resources for state leaders in order to help them reform existing state systems, test new models, and develop new approaches that allow young children to thrive...

This template, developed by School-Based Health Alliance in partnership with the Center for School Mental Health, can be used to plan and evaluate new or established mental health programs in...

This study explores the use of benefit-cost analysis (BCA) for measuring outcomes of social programs that support children, youth, and families. It reviews 39 social programs and the issues...

Fidelity assessment is a process that is intended to support those who implement and evaluate programs determine the impact of changes made during a program’s implementation. This resource contains...

This manual presents a ten-step process that enhances practitioners’ prevention skills while empowering them to plan, implement, and evaluate their own programs. It is specifically designed to help...

This tool can be utilized by schools or communities working on any of the Three Bold Steps in order to develop partnerships, implement evidence-based programs, and use data to guide implementation...

This publication describes two of the basic choices that must be made when designing an evaluation. The first is about the choice of an evaluation’s design. The second concerns choosing a...

This tool provides a three-stage framework to maximize the likelihood that the implementation of your Evidence Based-Program (EBP) will be implemented successfully.  Highlighted throughout this...