Prevention of risk by prior planning, recognizing potential danger, and avoiding situations that may be risky is accomplished by a series of vignettes acted out by three characters representing "YOU" (the adolescent/young adult) a FRIEND (a person saying good things in your ear) and a FIEND (that not so positive voice in your head). The three-part scripts provide messages regarding fourteen prevention skill to avoid sexual assault and risk for both males and females.
Kit includes 14 sets of scripts printed on RED, YELLOW, and WHITE card stock indicating which trio member should read the script. Class members, while listening to the group examine the provided "Prevention Skills" student handout to guess the skill being performed. The scripts have the instructions, each group members speaking part, and the answer to the item on the prevention sheet being communicated. Included in the kits are instructions, 14 sets of scripts, master of "Prevention Skills", adaptation recommendations. One recommendation is that inexpensive costumes (halo or wings and fiend horns)be used, and groups perform behind a "screen" made of a large picture frame or "screen"as an option to focus learning, and increase comfort level of students performing the scripts. (costumes and screen not included)
Prevention skills include: awareness of surroundings, knowing sexual limits, communication, don't pressure, never force, know legal consequences, make a deal with parents, don't assume behavior signals consent, accept "NO", beware of signals, stay in control of your action by not using excessive alcohol, beware of pressures.