University of Washington Survey on Sibshops
Positive Results of Sibshops Last into Adulthood
According to a 2005 University of Washington survey of adults who attended Sibshops as kids:
--Over 90% of the respondents said Sibshops had a positive effect on the feelings they had for their siblings;
--Sibshops taught coping strategies to over two-thirds of respondents;
--Three-fourths reported that Sibshops affected their adult lives; and
--94% said they would recommend Sibshops to others.
The authors conclude: “The positive effects of the Sibshop program are not only apparent, but enduring.”