Personal Development

Programs in this portion of the K12 initiative includes activities that are designed to improve awareness and identity, develop talents and potential, build human capital and facilitate employability, enhance quality of life and contribute to the realization of dreams and aspirations of at-risk youth populations.

Services/Programs currently being offered through partnerships with the following:

    Smart Work Ethics

  • Jennifer Kerpelmen, PhD. – Alabama Healthy Marriage & Relationship Education (AMREI)
    Associate Dean and Professor
    Human Sciences Administration
    203 Spidle Hall
    Auburn University, AL 36849
    334-844-4149
    kerpejl@auburn.edu
    http://www.auburn.edu/~kerpejl
    • Relationship education for adolescents
      • Supports age appropriate developmental needs and processes
      • Fosters youth resilience
      • Counters inaccurate messages youth receive about relationships
      • Helps adolescents think about how decisions in the present matter for the future
      • Suggests alternatives for addressing relationship challenges
      • Alabama Healthy Marriage

Last Updated: November 11, 2013