Presentation of the study „Positive Youth Development”
The Department of Psychology at RUPP has been conducting a survey on “Positive Youth Development” (founded by CPS/GIZ), comprising 1600 young people from six different high schools in urban and rural areas. The focus of this study was to explore the influence of the school environment as well as certain features of the family on the young people well-being and future aspirations. On Wednesday, 13th of September the findings were presented to a professional audience by faculty of the DP and the Principal Investigator Dr. Lopez Reyes (De La Salle University, Manila) during a forum at the RUPP campus. The around 100 participants were also listening with great interest to the various impulse speeches from practitioners in the field of school counseling and family therapy.