FSA, Productive Activities (PA)
WOMEN’S CAREER EXPLORATION SERIES
|Program Description is taken from The First Step Act Approved Program Guide||The Women’s Career Exploration Series is a 3-part gender-responsive and trauma-informed care series, grounded in the evidence-based practices of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Motivational Interviewing; the Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change; and Interactive
Journaling. It teaches strategies to help women succeed in the workplace and offers insights to assist women in overcoming employment barriers and move forward toward success in a longterm
career. Components include career path exploration, steps for success in the workplace, identifying career paths that align with individual interests, building a professional network, applying for and gaining a job that leads to a career, establishing good work habits, and
learning skills for thriving in the workplace.
|Location(s)||All Female Institutions|
|Program Delivery||To ensure program fidelity and proper credit, the Women’s Career Exploration Series must be delivered by the Special Populations Coordinator, Education staff, or volunteer.|