Developmental Relationships – the Key Ingredient

Are you utilizing the vehicle of relationships to shape positive outcomes for youth? Wondering if these relationships are really moving the needle for youth?

Join us for this webinar to learn an overview of the research on youth and adult relationships and key components of developmental relationships that support strong outcomes for youth.

Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain with the SEARCH Institute will join us to share some research on a Developmental Relationships framework created by SEARCH as well as some ideas to measure the impact of developmental relationships.

About Us

Playing a vital role in supporting youth programs, the Institute for Youth Success (IYS)―originally Oregon Mentors―was started in 2001 by leaders within the business community and merged with Education Northwest in 2015. With a mission to empower youth organizations to improve outcomes and reduce social costs, IYS supports more than 190 youth programs, including camps, sports, STEM, leadership, afterschool, independent living, and mentoring programs. In addition to providing professional development to volunteers and staff of youth programs, IYS provides relevant, evidence-based information on topics ranging from recruitment to program management and offers services that create efficiencies and make youth-development programs stronger.