Safer Society Press
Norbert Ralph, Ph.D., MPH
This 10-module intervention builds prosocial problem-solving skills in justice system-involved adolescents aged 12 and 18. Dr. Norbert Ralph, a clinical psychologist at the San Francisco Juvenile Justice Center, targets prosocial reasoning and skills in teens, a key developmental area related to positive healthy outcomes. Grounded in developmental and brain research with adolescents, this book is written in plain, accessible language and uses relevant real-life content and exercises to engage readers.
Advantages of the Being a Pro program:
–Targets prosocial reasoning and skills in teens, a key developmental area related to positive healthy outcomes.
–Grounded in developmental and brain research with teens, and what can help them function better.
–Written in plain language accessible for young people.
–Real-life relevant content and exercises engage today’s teens.
–Workbook structure complements ongoing counseling.
–Can be used for boys and girls ages 12 to 18.
–Can be used in individual and group counseling.
–Can be used over a 10-week period, but individual exercises are written so they can be used separately.
Please take a look at the FREE supplemental materials to this book by clicking “download sample.” These materials include:
–Counselor manual for using the workbook
–A Research and theory manual to provide in-depth background information
–Specially designed Pre and Post tests to assess prosocial outcomes