1 edition of Prevention of youth violence found in the catalog.
Prevention of youth violence
by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Office of the Assistant Director for Minority Health in Atlanta, Ga
Written in English
|Statement||Mary Ann Fenley ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Fenley, Mary Ann., National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (U.S.). Office of the Assistant Director for Minority Health.|
|LC Classifications||HQ784.V55 P74 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 95 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||95|
|LC Control Number||93205492|
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Youth violence is a serious problem that can have lasting harmful effects on victims and their family, friends, and communities.
The goal for youth violence prevention is to stop youth violence from happening in the first place. Preventing youth violence requires addressing factors at all levels of the social ecology —the individual.
Youth violence is a significant public health problem that affects thousands of young people each day, and in turn, their Prevention of youth violence book, schools, and communities.
Youth violence is an adverse childhood experience and is connected to other forms of violence, including child abuse and neglect, teen dating violence, adult intimate partner violence. Free Minds Book Club & Writing Workshop Free Minds uses books, creative writing, and peer support to awaken incarcerated and formerly incarcerated youths and adults to their own potential.
Through creative expression, job readiness training, and violence prevention outreach, these poets achieve their education and career goals, and become.
Outcome evaluation of specific youth violence prevention programmes 68 5. Developing a policy framework 69 Development of a youth violence prevention plan of action for the health sector 69 Multisectoral plans of action 69 Legislative efforts 70 Laws of. School counselors and child and adolescent mental health providers should be familiar with the warning signs of youth violence and refer teens for services right away.
Prevention is the key to. Prevention & Early Intervention Typically, juvenile delinquency follows a trajectory similar to that of normal adolescent development.
In other words, children and youth tend to follow a path toward delinquent and criminal behavior rather than engaging randomly.
1 Research has shown that there are two types of delinquents. Providing the latest research on effective prevention and intervention strategies for reducing youth violence, Youth Violence: Prevention, Intervention, and Social Policy is a comprehensive resource for dealing with both perpetrators and victims of violence and understanding the risk factors facing youth.
It covers - Results from tested 5/5(1). Division of Violence Prevention Rodney Hammond, Ph.D., Director Suggested citation: Thornton TN, Craft CA, Dahlberg LL, Lynch BS, Baer K.
Best Practices of Youth Violence Prevention: A Sourcebook for Community Action (Rev.). Atlanta: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, The book addresses the theoretical underpinnings of youth violence from the perspectives of psychology and neurobiology, describes different types of violence, includes the latest research on "what works" in prevention and treatment, and examines connections between substance abuse, familial and community violence, and school failure in Cited by: 8.
The book addresses current evidence-based research regarding youth violence and disseminates promising strategies for assessment, prevention, and interventions for at-risk youth. TheoreticalAuthor: Kathryn Seifert. Those students developed the TNT violence prevention curriculum as a way of creating a discussion on violence, its causes and prevention.
Learn more about TNT and read stories from our participants. Interested in starting your own youth violence prevention program. Download the Teens on Target Program Manual.
Youth ALIVE. didn’t just change. Preventing Violence: Research and Evidence-Based Intervention Strategies is the only book available that offers current data-based analyses from leaders in violence prevention with a strong scientific perspective.
Contributors examine a range of violence that occurs in our culture, including child maltreatment, youth violence, intimate partner violence, and : The Detroit Youth Violence Prevention Initiative (DYVPI) began four (4) years ago as a priority of former Mayor Dave Bing to ensure youth have a path out of violence toward a high quality of life through education, jobs, and careers.
The book is primarily aimed at practitioners, policy makers, academics as well as those community-minded individuals concerned about youth violence and social book aims to challenge current thinking about serious youth violence and gangs, and their racialisation by the media and the police.
In the U.S., youth violence is the second leading cause of death for young people between the ages of 10 and This volume, authored by a noted psychotherapist with more "This is an excellent reference and guide to intervention for academics, clinicians, and educations concerned with understanding and decreasing violence."/5.
Providing the latest research on effective prevention and intervention strategies for reducing youth violence, Youth Violence: Prevention, Intervention, and Social Policy is a comprehensive resource for dealing with both perpetrators and victims of violence and understanding the risk factors facing youth.
This report, the first Surgeon General's report on youth violence in the United States, summarizes an extensive body of research and seeks to clarify seemingly contradictory trends, such as the discrepancies noted above between official records of youth violence and young people's self-reports of violent behaviors.
It describes research identifying and clarifying the factors that increase the. Preventing Youth Violence in a Multicultural Society highlights the importance of creating culturally compatible interventions to stop violence among the youngest members of diverse populations.
Chapters explore how ethnicity and culture can increase or decrease risk for violence among youth depending on contextual factors such as a disadvantaged upbringing, exposure to trauma, and Pages: Foreword -- Preventing youth violence: opportunities for action -- Focus on youth violence prevention -- Youth violence: a leading cause of death and physical injury for young people -- Violence-related behaviors reported by youth -- Youth violence remains a critical problem -- The impact of youth violence is not the same for all young people and communities -- Youth violence is a costly Cited by: The Preventing Youth Violence: Program Activities Guide describes CDC’s public health activities and research to prevent youth violence.
The guide outlines five categories of activities which are key to CDC’s prevention work: monitoring and researching the problem, developing and evaluating prevention strategies, supporting and enhancing prevention programs, providing prevention resources.
The book addresses the theoretical underpinnings of youth violence from the perspectives of psychology and neurobiology, describes different types of violence, includes the latest research on "what works" in prevention and treatment, and examines connections between substance abuse, familial and community violence, and school failure in.Volume 1.
Findings, Analysis and Conclusions. Volume 2. Executive Summary. Volume 3. Community Perspectives Report. Volume 4. Research Papers. Volume 5. Literature.for the prevention of assaultive violence, particularly among youth. Chapter I provides background information on key issues and concepts in planning.
Chapter II offers an overview of the planning process, with particular emphasis on clarifying the vision, mission, objectives, and Size: KB.