Final Product: “A Six Month Curriculum for the Peer Parent Support Group of the Homeless Prenatal Program based on the Five Protective Factors Model.” San Francisco Family Treatment Court (San Francisco, CA). 2016.
Rachel Rubin (class of 2019) is from Fresno, California and is pursuing a degree in Public Policy Studies. Rachel previously volunteered at a drug and alcohol abuse rehabilitation facility, Spirit of Women, which sparked her passion for combating gender violence, poverty and incarceration. For her PEPP summer, Rachel worked with the Family Treatment Court in the Superior Court of California in San Francisco, California. Her project evaluated the effectiveness of the Family Treatment Court in guaranteeing the safety of children, encouraging sobriety among parents and fostering family reunification and stability.