The Adolescent Coping Scale - Second Edition (ACS-2) is an assessment designed to support young people when examining their own coping behaviour. Updated to measure the usage and helpfulness of coping strategies in general and specific situations, it reliably assesses 20 distinct coping strategies, in adolescents from 12-18 years of age.
The follow-up intervention program, Best of Coping, is designed to provide teachers, youth workers, social workers and counsellors with a structured, comprehensive program for helping adolescents develop resilience and coping skills.
The program contains modules covering a range of topics, including:
The program is sufficiently flexible to allow for customisation to the needs of students or clients.
The Best of Coping PDF Facilitator's Guide provides background information on the program, guidelines for facilitating a session and suggested activities. Your PDF item is made available in your online account after purchase.
Individual Best of Coping Student Workbooks can be purchased separatley.