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FOCUS

Program Overview

Developer(s)

Cherrie Boyer, Ph.D., Mary-Ann Shafer, M.D., and Richard Shaffer, Ph.D.

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Program Summary

FOCUS is an eight-hour cognitive-behavioral group intervention that promotes healthy behavior and responsible decision-making among young women. The program covers topics such as responsible behavior, relationships, pregnancy prevention, and STI prevention.

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Target Population

The suggested target population is youth who are at least 17 years old. It was evaluated with female United States Marine Corps recruits, ages 17 and older.

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Program Setting

FOCUS was designed to be delivered in diverse program settings. It was evaluated in a classroom-based setting during the first 13-week period of Marine recruit training.

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Contact and Availability Information

For curriculum, materials, and pricing information, please contact:

Sociometrics Corporation
201 Main Street, Suite 100
Los Altos, CA 94022
Ph: 650-949-3282
Email: socio@socio.com
Website: http://www.socio.com/passt22.php  

For training and support, please contact:

See above

Sample of curriculum available for review prior to purchase: No

Adaptation guidelines or kit available: No

Languages available: English

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