Center for Youth Development and Research

The Springfield College Center for Youth Development and Research provides consultation, evaluation, and training services to organizations that strive to foster positive youth development.

The center staff has designed, implemented, and evaluated several of the largest youth development through sport programs in the USA.

Services provided by the center include the following.

  • Program development and consultation
  • Program evaluation
  • Mentor training
  • Life skills training
  • Development of educational resources
  • Research support
  • Grant writing
  • Sport psychology and athletic counseling services
  • Strategic planning