WhyTry Program

“WhyTry” is an internationally recognized, evidence-based intervention model targeting risk factors and issues related to academic engagement.  “WhyTry” combines theoretical and empirical principles, solution-focused interventions, understanding social and emotional intelligence, and multisensory learning.

  • Emphasis on reduction of maladaptive patterns of behavior
  • Consistently demonstrates a reduction in truancy
  • Supports academic success, and bullying and dropout prevention
  • Uses ten pre-designed visual analogies
  • Concepts are individualized to the needs of the person
  • Explores social and emotional values of the youth
  • Combines visual, auditory, and body kinesthetic learning styles