Adolescent-teen support group
what is 2B MPOWRD©?
It is a leadership and prevention program that builds confidence, awareness, and positive decisions. Evidence-based 2B MPOWRD© provides materials for age-appropriate discussion groups presenting some of the most challenges topics facing adolescents today. The curriculum is based on the evidence-based, award-winning high school program MPOWRD© and creates an opportunity for adolescent teens to develop the confidence and communication skills to address issues that they face at each developmental level.
Outcomes of 2B MPOWRD©:
- Youth will develop communication skills.
- Youth will be insured of a safe place for personal reflection and sharing.
- Youth will be reminded of the value within each individual and work together to insure mutual respect.
2B MPOWRD is inclusive of the following topics:
BOOK ONE – Development of communication skills while building confidence
Who am I? | Changes in Life | Communication | Habits | Families | Fear | Friends | Generosity | Bullies | Pay it Forward
BOOK TWO – Understanding adolescent challenges
Believing in Me | What does depression feel like? | Anger | Denial | Anxiety | Am I the Bully? | Who knows loneliness? | Free to be original | Losses in life | Loyalty
BOOK THREE – Transitioning into positive leadership and healthy decisions
Action Plan | Addictive Behavior | Balance in Life | MPOWRD is Empowered | What can I control? | What is a Leader? | Higher Power | Prejudice | Love yourself | Letting go
MPOWRD support groups for grades 6-7-8 receive workbooks for student processing and activities to show proof of concept.
Each of the above subject areas has two lessons for a total of 20 group meetings.
Groups average 12 teens.