Promoting Mental Health in Italian Middle and High School: A Pilot Study

@inproceedings{Veltro2017PromotingMH,
  title={Promoting Mental Health in Italian Middle and High School: A Pilot Study},
  author={Franco Veltro and Valentina Ialenti and Manuel Alejandro Morales Garc{\'i}a and Emiliana Bonanni and Claudia Iannone and Marinella D'Innocenzo and Antonella Gigantesco},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2017}
}
AIM In Italy, a handbook has been developed based on the principles of cooperative learning, life skills, self-effectiveness, and problem-solving at high school level. Early studies have shown the handbook's effectiveness. It has been hypothesized that the revised handbook could be more effective in middle schools. METHOD The study design is a "pre- and posttest" that compares the results obtained from 91 students of the high schools with those of the 38 students from middle schools. The… CONTINUE READING