YES uses an empowering ecologically-focused, community-based strategy to promote positive youth development and reduce risk behavior. Learn more about the underlying theory for the YES program.
- YES Studies
The YES curriculum has undergone pilot testing, evaluation, and revision based on participant feedback during a four year developmental grant from the Centers for Disease Control. YES is currently being tested in a randomized controlled trial funded by the National Institutes of Health. Learn more about the YES evaluation studies and outcomes.
View our peer-reviewed publications on the development of the YES curriculum and YES outcomes.