Journal article

Youth-oriented outcomes of education, employment and training interventions for upcoming youth: Protocol for a discrete choice experiment

Lisa D Hawke, Em Hayes, Srividya Iyer, Eoin Killackey, Gina Chinnery, Genevieve Gariepy, Lehana Thabane, Karleigh Darnay, Akosua Alagaratnam, Stephanie Tucker-Kilfoil, Katherine Moxness, Najia Hachimi-Idrissi, Ina Winkelmann, Joanna Henderson

Early Intervention in Psychiatry | WILEY | Published : 2020

Abstract

AIM: The issue of youth who are not engaged in education, employment or training has been a focus of policymakers for decades. Although interventions exist for these youth, they often measure success in ways that fail to capture what youth seek to gain. The project aims to address this gap by assessing youth-oriented outcomes for interventions targeting upcoming youth. Acknowledging the stigma attached to the deficit-based notion of not engaged in education, employment or training, hereafter we refer to 'upcoming youth', a term coined by youth partners on the project. This study asks what youth want to achieve by participating in an intervention for upcoming youth, with a view to guiding ser..

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