Research

Preliminary research inspired by similar studies cited by University of Illinois Center for Prevention Research and Development and conducted by ARTGEM LLC, shows that the show is a viable means to inspire positive life change in teens and adults after seeing the show.

By surveying our audiences, our research shows the following:

100% of teen audience members agreed that the show can inspire life change
93% of all audience members said they know someone who should see the show
23% of all audience members said they decided to seek help
46% of all audience members said the show inspired them to change

The top 7 issues cited by audience members that decided to seek help after seeing the show were

Drug Abuse
Teen Sex
Depression
Alcohol Abuse
Self Worth
Suicide
Internet Threats

The top 7 descriptive terms of the show by audience members that decided to seek help after seeing the show were:

True to Life
Informative
Powerful
Educational
Inspirational
Meaningful
Motivating