Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs for Youth

$4.50 | CE Hours:1.50 | Beginning


CE Course Description

Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) programs serving youth can improve young people’s attitudes, knowledge, and expectations of romantic relationships by helping them develop key skills to form healthy relationships and avoid unhealthy ones.  This CE course addresses gaps in knowledge about the extent to which these programs are tailored to the specific developmental and cultural needs of this population.

Author:  Scott, M., Karberg, E., Huz, I., and Oster, M.  (2017, September).  Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs for Youth: An In-depth Study of Federally Funded Programs, OPRE Report #2017-74, Washington, DC: Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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CE Course Objectives

1.  Explain why explicitly teaching skill-building is important.

2.  Identify what programs need to be tailored to to be most effective.

3.  List three challenges of implementing programming in school-based settings.

4.  Provide the two topics most commonly noted as a major focus of the session.

CE Outline with Main Points

1.  Overview

a.  Introduction

b.  Primary Research Questions

c.  Purpose

d.  Key Findings and Highlights

e.  Methods

f.  Recommendations

2.  Executive Summary

a.  Methods

b.  Key Findings

c.  Study Recommendations

3.  YEARS Project Objectives

4.  Data and Methods

5.  Results

a.  Objective 1: HMRE Grantees and Participants

b.  Objective 2: Assessing the Alignment of HMRE Programming with Best Practices in the Field

c.  Objective 3: Promising Approaches for Serving Youth in HMRE Program



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Added On: 2019-06-03

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