Some features of the program include:

  • Utilizes a workshop model that can be delivered in one or more sittings
  • Total length is 3 hours, depending upon group size, amount of practice, and amount of group discussion
  • Can be used with same- or mixed sex groups of 8-10 teenaged boys and girls
  • Incorporates the latest research as well as the insights of young men living in inner-city contexts
  • Is delivered using an engaging format including interactive discussions, small group activities, vignettes, and role plays
  • Includes a scripted Group Facilitator’s Guide and other instructional materials to help facilitators be prepared and feel efficacious in delivering the program.