Preventive Discipline / Building Relationships
9 Tips for Providing Support
9 tips on how adults provide support to the youth that they work with


According to the Search Institute Developmental Relationship Model, adults should be providing support to the youth they work with in four action-oriented ways: helping youth navigate through situations and systems, empowering them to take action, advocating on their behalf, and setting boundaries with them. In addition to providing more information on what it means to provide support to a young person, this article by the Search Institute also provides readers with 9 helpful tips.