Botvin LifeSkills Training

An e-learning prevention program for schools, families, and communities.

What is Botvin LifeSkills Training?

The Botvin LifeSkills Training Program is a highly interactive, skills-based program designed to promote positive health and personal development for adolescents and young teens. It consists of three major components (drug resistance skills, personal self-management skills, and general social skills) that cover the critical domains found to promote drug use. Research has shown that students who develop skills in these three domains are far less likely to engage in a wide range of high-risk behaviors.
Developed by Dr. Gilbert J. Botvin, a leading prevention expert, Botvin LifeSkills Training is backed by over 30 scientific studies and is recognized as a Model or Exemplary program by an array of government agencies including the U.S. Department of Education and the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.

These classroom activities are designed to:

What is the effectiveness?

Botvin LifeSkills Training is based on more than 40 years of peer reviewed scientific research, and now holds the distinction of being the top evidence-based substance abuse prevention program in the country. 

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If you’re a parent, teacher, or community leader interested in gaining access to the Botvin LifeSkills Training materials, contact UYLC today for more information.
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