The mission of the PAL® Peer Assistance and Leadership program is to enable young people to use their potential to make a difference in their lives, schools and communities.


an award-winning, Nationally Recognized Evidence-Based Prevention Program owned and operated by the non-profit organization, Workers Assistance Program, Inc. (WAP).

The PAL® Program uses the potential of youth to make a difference in their lives, schools, and communities. We recognize an innate capacity for social understanding, personal well-being, and community participation within every youth. PAL® courses nurture and support youth, increase resiliency, and build protective factors to help them achieve academic and social successes which lead to a productive life.

PAL® is a Texas Education Agency (TEA) approved innovative course! This renewal continues through the end of the 2024-2025 school year.

TEA Accreditation Status

Please note our PEIMS codes will remain the same. Schools must have a certified PAL® teacher in order to use our PEIMS codes. If your program does not have a fully certified PAL® instructor, please contact us at: to start the certification process. 

Updated Accreditation Status



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