Programs that Work
Responding in Peaceful and Positive Ways (RIPP)
Healthy and Safe Children
Children and youth not engaging in violent behavior or displaying serious conduct problems
Age of Child
Middle Childhood (9-12)
Type of Setting
Type of Service
Type of Outcome Addressed
Evidence Level (What does this mean?)
Other Reviewed Programs
Responding in Peaceful and Positive Ways (RIPP) is a school-based program designed to prevent violence by teaching conflict resolution strategies and skills to middle and junior high school students. The primary program components are a classroom curriculum and peer mediation of conflicts.
The Responding in Peaceful and Positive Ways (RIPP) program has not yet been thoroughly reviewed by PPN, but preliminary review suggests it may be effective at improving outcomes for the indicators listed above.
This program is highly regarded by other credible organizations and reviews of the program can be found online at the websites listed below: