Quick Escape

Young Women’s Lives: Building Self-Awareness for Life

By M. Neil Myhand and Paul Kivel. Published by Hazelden

This curriculum helps young women ages 14 – 19 to:
  • Find personal strength and self-confidence
  • Find better ways of addressing challenges
  • Develop skills for staying safe in their lives
  • Get resources to help end violence
  • Connect to others in positive ways
  • Get involved in community efforts to reduce violence against women

While this is an intervention tool, a few of the sessions and exercises have a prevention focus. It is a flexible curriculum that can be presented in
  • 21 sessions
  • 12 sessions with a violence focus
  • 10 sessions as a general program

Order Young Women’s Lives Facilitators Guide, Teen Handbook and Video

For a more detailed review or ideas for implementation, please contact a member of the primary prevention team at 1-800-932-4632.