Benefits of Mentoring

The Benefits of Mentoring for Young People

Information from listing the various benefits of mentoring for mentees and mentors. 

Mentoring Youth Matters

Article published in Psychology Today listing 6 qualities of a good mentor. 

Positive Effects of Mentoring on the Mental Health and Behavior of Youth. 

Journal article from the Center for Addiction and Mental Health about how mentoring can have a positive effect on the mental health and behavior of youth. 

The Mentoring Effect 

Research published by MENTOR, The National Mentoring Partnership, about the experiences of at-risk young people surveyed showing significant positive outcomes for those who had a mentor. 

Does Mentoring Matter?

Research published in PubMed Central (PMC) which is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine. The study is a multidisciplinary meta-analysis comparing mentored and non-mentored individuals of the three major areas of mentoring research (youth, academic, workplace). 

Study Highlights the Benefits of Serving as a Mentor 

A study published in the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring that conducts a meta-analysis of the career benefits associated with mentoring.