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Familia Adelante Program OverviewWewouldliketotakethistimetointroduceyoutoanexcitingnewevidence-basedyouthdevelopmentprogramforacademically challengedandat-riskchildrenages11to14andtheirfamilies.FamiliaAdelanteisanevidence-basedsystemforconducting outreach, assessment, and curriculum based youth development services. Familia Adelante includes:•Culturally informed classroom screening assessments•Outreach for families with youth at-risk academically and behavioral problems•Referral system to place children and parents in an afterschool, 12-week school-based early intervention programThe 12 week Familia Adelante program for at-risk youth has been studied extensivelyand has demonstrated to:•Increase academic performance•Improve school attendance•Reduce substance abuse•Reduce high risk behaviors•Increase communication among family members
Hispanic Stress Inventory 2 – [HSI2]By Richard Cervantes, Ph.D.The recently re standardized HSI2 is a culturally informed stress assessment specifically tailored to Hispanic adults.The HSI2 has two versions; HSI2- Immigrant Version and HSI2 US Born Version.The HSI2 is recommended for use by clinicians and researchers interested in assessing acculturation stress among diverse Hispanic populations of various ethnic subgroups, age groups, and geographic locations.
Hispanic Stress Inventory Adolescent – [HSI-A]By Richard Cervantes, Ph.D.The HSI-A is a culturally informed stress assessment specifically tailored to Hispanic adolescents. The assessment is composed of 71 items arranged within 8 domains.