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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Kaiser Permanente
ACE-Q USER GUIDE FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, Nadine Burke Harris and Todd Renschler, Center for Youth Wellness, San Francisco, CA: July 2015.
AdULT CHILDREN EXPOSED TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (ACE-DV) LEADERSHIP FORUM (page 1 and 2), National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Harrisburg, PA.
ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES AND ASSOCIATIONS WITH HEALTH-HARMING BEHAVIOURS IN YOUNG ADULTS: SURVEYS IN THE EUROPEAN REGION, Mark A. Bellis, et al, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, published online June 19, 2014. Copyright © 2014 WHO.
Adverse Childhood Experiences Are Linked to (infographic), VetoViolence, April 12, 2016.
ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES (ACE) STUDY, a collaboration between Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Kaiser Permanente. See ACES website.
THE ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES (ACES) SURVEY ~ TOOLKIT FOR PROVIDERS, The National Crittenton Foundation, Portland, OR: 2015.
Adverse Childhood Experiences AND LIFE OPPORTUNITIES: SHIFTING THE NARRATIVE, Marilyn Metzler, Melissa T. Merrick, Joanne Klevens, Katie A. Ports and Derek C. Ford, Children and Youth Services Review, available online October 13, 2016. Copyright © 2016 Elsevier.
ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES: NATIONAL AND STATE-LEVEL PREVALENCE (publication #2014-28), Vanessa Sacks, David Murphy and Kristin Moore, Research Brief, Child Trends, Bethesda, MD: July 2014. Copyright © 2013 Child Trends.
CHILDHOOD ADVERSITY AND ADULT CHRONIC DISEASE ~ AN UPDATE FROM TEN STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, 2010 (abstract), Leah K. Gilbert, Matthew J. Breiding, Melissa T. Merrick, William W. Thompson, Derek C. Ford, Salvinder S. Dhingra and Sharyn E. Parks, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, published online October 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Elsevier Inc.
Finding Your ACE Score, October 24, 2006.
HOW THE NFL CAN STOP ABUSE AND KEEP ITS PLAYERS ON THE FIELD, Jane Ellen Stevens, Aces Too High, Social Justice Solutions, September 26, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Social Justice Solutions Inc.
IMPACT OF Adverse Childhood Experiences ON ADULT HEALTH IN COLORADO, Amy Anderson Mellies, Health Watch (number 99), Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment, March 2016.
INTERGENERATIONAL CONTINUITY IN ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES AND RURAL COMMUNITY ENVIRONMENTS, Thomas J. Schofield, M. Brent Donnellan, Melissa T. Merrick, Katie A. Ports, Joanne Klevens and Rebecca Leeb, American Journal of Public Health (volume 108, number 9, pages 1148-1152) published online August 8, 2018. Copyright © 2018 American Pubic Health Association.
LOOKING AT HOW ACEs AFFECTS OUR LIVES & SOCIETY (infographic), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: 2013.
MECHANISMS BY WHICH ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES INFLUENCE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING THROUGHOUT THE LIFESPAN, The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study.
STATES COLLECTING BRFSS ACE DATA BY YEAR, 2009-2014, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA.
THE TRUTH ABOUT ACES (infographic), Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, NJ: 2015.
CHILDREN & YOUTH
#FVPSAyouth TWITTER TOWN HALL: SUMMARY (storify), Family Violence Prevention Services Program and National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, October 28, 2014.
5 THINGS TO SAY TO A CHILD, Jennifer Scott-Dewar and Juliet Walters, National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence, Austin, TX.
2017 RACE FOR RESULTS: BUILDING A PATH TO OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL CHILDREN, Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD: October 2017. Copyright © 2017 Annie. E. Casey Foundation.
ABA President’s Youth at Risk Initiative, American Bar Association, Chicago, IL: September 2006.
ADDRESSING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, SAFETY AND WELL-BEING: COLLABORATIVE STRATEGIES FOR CALIFORNIA FAMILIES, A. Rosewater and K. Moore, recommendations from California Leadership Group on Domestic Violence and Child Well-being, 2010.
ASSESSING RISK TO CHILDREN FROM BATTERERS, Lundy
Bancroft and Jay G. Silverman, 2002. Synopsis
written by Rus Ervin Funk, Louisville, KY.
ATYPICAL EMPATHIIC RESPONSES IN ADOLESCENTS WITH AGGRESSIVE CONDUCT DISORDER: A FUNCTIONAL MRI INVESTIGATION, Jean Decety, Kalina J. Michalska, Yuko Akitsuki and Benjamin B. Lahey, Biological Psychology, 2008. Copyright © 2008 Elsevier B.V.
BE SAFE: EVALUATION ~ FINAL REPORT, 2009-2010, Georgia Hall and Diane Gruber, BE SAFE, May 2010.
CHILD WELL-BEING IN RICH COUNTRIES: A COMPARATIVE OVERVIEW ~ INNOCENTI REPORT CARD 11, UNICEF Office of Research, Florence, IT: April 2013. Copyright © 2013 United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
CHILDHOOD TRAUMA CAN SHAVE YEARS OFF LIFE, RESEARCH SUGGESTS, Sharon Jayson, USA Today, San Diego, CA: August 18, 2010. Copyright © 2010 USA Today.
CHILDHOOD, DISRUPTED, Donna Jackson Nakazawa, Aeon, July 7, 2015. Copyright © 2015 Aeon Media Pty Ltd.
Children Coping with Family Violence Wheel (English and Español), developed by Domestic Abuse Intervention Program, Duluth, MN.
Children’s Advocacy Centers in Indian Country, Center on Child Abuse and Neglect, Oklahoma City, OK: March 2000.
CoLOR ME SAFE – a coloring book designed for children ages four to seven. Throughout the book, the Safe Family takes simple steps to prevent injuries (English and Español), National Center for Injury and Violence Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA.
DAVID BROOKS TELLS ONLY PART OF THE STORY; ON SALON (AND THE FIX), MAKING ERRONEOUS ASSUMPTIONS ABOUT PARENTS, jestevens, ACES Too High News, September 28, 2012.
DON'T FORGET ABOUT BOYS. THEY'RE VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE TOO. WE'LL NEVER END THE CYCLE OF VIOLENCE IF WE DON'T INCLUDE BOTH GIRLS AND BOYS. (infographic), Sustainable Development Goal 16, July 2014.
Early Childhood, Domestic Violence and PovertY: HELPING YOUNG CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES, edited by Susan Schechter, School of Social Work, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA: January 2004. Copyright © 2004 The University of Iowa.
Early Childhood Resources on Domestic Violence, Nebraska Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition, Lincoln, NE.
ENDING VIOLENCE WITH CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS, National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence, Austin, TX: 2005.
THE FOUNDATIONS OF LIFELONG HEALTH ARE BUILT IN EARLY CHILDHOOD, Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA: July 2010. Copyright © July 2010 Center on Developing Child at Harvard University.
GUIDE TO KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH ADVOCATES IN WISCONSIN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROGRAMS, Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Madison, WI: 2012.
HOW VIOLENCE SHAPES CHILDREN FOR LIFE, Emily Badger and Christopher Ingraham, Wonkblog, The Washington Post, April 20, 2016. Copyright © 1999-2016 The Washington Post.
IMPROVING THE RESPONSE TO CHILDREN IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASES, Sarah M. Buel, Texas Prosecutor (pages 14-16, May / June 1997). Reprinted from Texas Prosecutor with permission from the Texas District and County Attorneys Association, Austin, TX.
JUSTIFICATIONS AND CONTRADICTIONS WITH – UNDERSTANDING YOUNG PEOPLE'S VIEWS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE, Melanie J. McCarry, Men and Masculinities (volume 11 , pages 325-345), Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA: January 1, 2009. Copyright © 2009 Sage.
KeePING YOUR CHILD SafeR IN THE WORLD TODAY (SAFER) (Braille), National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, Alexandria, VA.
LEARNING TO LISTEN, LEARNING TO HELP: UNDERSTANDING WOMAN ABUSE AND ITS EFFECTS ON CHILDREN, Linda L. Baker and Alison J. Cunningham, Centre for Children & Families in the Justice System, London, ON, CA: 2005. Copyright © 2005 Centre for Children & Families in the Justice System, London Family Court Clinic, Inc.
LITTLE EYES, LITTLE EARS ~ HOW VIOLENCE AGAINST A MOTHER SHAPES CHILDREN AS THEY GROW, Allison Cunningham and Linda Baker, Centre for Children and Families in the Justice System, London, ON, CA: 2007. Copyright © 2007 Centre for Children & Families in the Justice System, London Family Court Clinic, Inc.
MILLIONS OF CHILDREN REACHING OUT TO HELPLINES WORLDWIDE, NEW REPORT REVEALS, Child Helpline International, UNICEF and Secretary Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence Against Children, New York, NY: November 20, 2013.
PROMOTING PROTECTIVE FACTORS FOR IN-RISK FAMILIES AND YOUTH: A BRIEF FOR RESEARCHERS, Children's Bureau, Washington, DC: March 2014.
Reaching and Serving Teen Victims ~ A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK, National Crime Prevention Council and The National Center for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC: September 2005. Copyright © 2005 National Crime Prevention Council and The National Center for Victims of Crime.
RUNAWAY HOMELESS YOUTH PSA, Family & Youth Services Bureau and National Clearinghouse on Families & Youth, Washington, DC: 2016.
SAFE, HEALTHY, AND READY TO LEARN: POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS TO ENSURE CHILDREN THRIVE IN SUPPORTIVE COMMUNITIES FREE FROM VIOLENCE AND TRAUMA, Futures Without Violence, San Francisco, CA: May 2015.
SHARE THE 8 SIGNS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE! (infographic for various ages, in multiple languages ~ scroll down), Beauty Cares, New York, NY: 2014.
Some of the Biggest Victims of Domestic Violence Are the Smallest; New Global Report Reveals Impact of Domestic Violence on Children, Business Wire, August 1, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Business Wire, Inc.
THE STRUCTURE OF MALE ADOLESCENT PEER NETWORKS AND RISK FOR INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE PERPETRATION: FINDINGS FROM A NATIONAL SAMPLE, Erin A. Casey and Blair Beadnell, Journal of Youth and Adolescence, (volume 39, pages 620-633), 2010. Copyright © 2010 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC.
STUDY INVESTIGATES WHY ADOLESCENTS RESPOND DIFFERENTLY TO PEER INFLUENCE, EurekAlert!, Washington, DC: September 28, 2011. Copyright © 2011 AAAS.
Teen aCTION ~ ACHIEVING CHANGE TOGETHER IN OUR NEIGHBORHOOD, Department of Youth & Community Development and Center for Economic Opportunity, New York, NY: 2011.
THE Teen BRAIN: STILL UNDER CONSTRUCTION, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD: 2011.
Teen Equality Wheel (English and Español), adapted from the Power and Control Wheel developed by Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs, Duluth, MN.
POWER AND CONTROL WHEEL (English and Español), adapted from
and Control Wheel developed
by Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs, Duluth,
TEEN TOOLS ~ HELP FOR TEENAGE VICTIMS OF CRIME, The National Center for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC.
The Truth About Boys and Girls, Sara Mead, Education Sector, Washington, DC: June 2006. Copyright © 2006 Education Sector.
UNDERSTANDING TEEN VICTIMIZATION, Mitru Ciarlante, The National Center for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC: September 25, 2007.
UNPACKING THE INFLUENCE OF NEIGHBORHOOD CONTEXT AND ANTISOCIAL PROPENSITY ON VIOLENT VICTIMIZATION OF CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS IN CHICAGO, Chris L. Gibson, February 2012.
WHAT WORKS FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS: LESSONS FROM EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATIONS OF PROGRAMS AND INTERVENTIONS, Child Trends, Washington, DC: August 2012.
Female Children, Kelly Bell, Mary A. Terzian and Kristin A. Moore
Male Children, Tawana Bandy
WhERE OUR BOYS AT? A TOOLKIT FOR INVOLVING YOUNG MEN AS ALLIES TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST GIRLS, Rogers Park Young Women's Action Team. Copyright © 2011 Rogers Park Young Women's Action Team.
YOUTH AND CHILD ADVOCATE AND EDUCATOR MANUAL OF ACTIVITIES AND EXERCISES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH, Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence, Montpelier, VT: October 2009; revised January 2011.
YOUTH LEADERSHIP TOOLKIT: PUBLIC SPEAKING ~ A GUIDE ON HOW TO HELP YOUTH PREPARE FOR SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS, National Resource Center for Youth Development, Tulsa, OK: 2011.
CYBER EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN & YOUTH
CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN: EXAMINING TECHNOLOGY'S IMPACT ON VICTIMIZATION AND WITNESS INTIMIDATION, Sasha N. Rutizer, Update (volume 24, number 3), National Center for the Prosecution of Child Abuse, Alexandria, VA: 2014.
CYBERBULLYING SEEMS TO RAMP UP IN MIDDLE SCHOOL, Mary Elizabeth Dallas, HealthDay News, MedlinePlus, September 20, 2014. Copyright © 2014 HealthDay.
CYBERBULLYING VICTIMIZATION AND MENTAL HEALTH IN ADOLESCENTS AND THE MODERATING ROLE OF FAMILY DINNERS (abstract), Frank J. Elgar, Anthony Napoletano, Grace Saul, Melanie A. Dirks, Wendy Craig, V. Paul Poteat, Melissa Holt and Brian W. Koenig, JAMA Pediatrics, published online September 1, 2014. Copyright © 2014 American Medical Association.
CYBERSTALKING VICTIMIZATION, DEPRESSION, AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: THE ROLE OF PERCEIVED SOCIAL SUPPORT FOR PARENTS (abstract), Michelle F. Wright, Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking (published online), August 10, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
ELECTRONIC HARASSMENT: CONCEPT MAP AND DEFINITION, Megan Moreno, June 2016.
FEDERAL RESOURCES ON MISSING AND EXPLOITED CHILDREN – A DIRECTORY FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AND OTHER PUBLIC AND PRIVATE AGENCIES (sixth edition), Federal Agency Task Force for Missing and Exploited Children and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Washington, DC: 2011.
HOW TO STOP ISPs, ADVERTISERS AND HACKERS GATHERING INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR CHILD, posted by Dennis Anon, Privacy.net, February 20, 2018. Copyright © 2018 Privacy.net.
PARENTS' GUIDE TO BLOGGING SAFETY, Brenda Barron, Blogging.com, August 22, 2017. Copyright © 2007-2017 Blogging.com Quality Nonsense Ltd.
PROJECT SAFE CHILDHOOD: PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM ONLINE EXPLOITATION AND ABUSE GUIDE, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: May 2006.
PROTECTING CHILDREN'S PRIVACY ONLINE ~ A GUIDE FOR PARENTS, CARERS AND EDUCATORS, Paul Bischoff, Comparitech, September 19, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Comparitech.
REMARKS OF ATTORNEY GENERAL ALBERTO R. GONZALES AT THE PROJECT SAFE CHILDHOOD IMPLEMENTATION LAUNCH, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: May 17, 2006.
THE ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY IN YOUTH HARASSMENT VICTIMIZATION, Justice Research, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Washington, DC: November 2016.
SEVENTEEN MAGAZINE AND ABC FAMILY KICK OFF PRO-SOCIAL MOVEMENT TO DELETE DIGITAL DRAMA, Verizon Wireless, Burbank, CA: June 29, 2011.
STATEMENT OF JUDICIARY COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN LAMAR SMITH FULL COMMITTEE MARKUP OF H.R. 6063, THE CHILD PROTECTION ACT OF 2012, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary, Washington, DC: July 10, 2012.
SUNFLOWER HOUSE RECEIVES $10,000 GRANT FROM VERIZON FOUNDATION FOR "LET'S CHAT" INTERNET SAFETY PROGRAM FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS IN KANSAS, Verizon Foundation, Kansas City, KS: December 13, 2011.
TEENS ONLINE: KEEPING YOUR CHILD SAFE FROM CYBERBULLYING (infographic), TeenSafe, 2014.
USING RESEARCH TO UNDERSTAND CYBERBULLYING (video and transcript), Megan Moreno, National Institute of Justice, Washington, DC: June 2016.
APA TASK FORCE ON CHILDHOOD POVERTY ~ A STRATEGIC ROAD-MAP: COMMITTED TO BRINGING THE VOICE OF PEDIATRICIANS TO THE MOST IMPORTANT PROBLEM FACING CHILDREN IN THE US TODAY, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL: April 30, 2013.
BENEFITS AND COSTS OF PREVENTION AND EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH, Steve Aos, Roxanne Lieb, Jim Mayfield, Marna Miller and Annie Pennucci, Washington State Institute Public Policy, Olympia, WA: September 17, 2004.
CHAMPIONS FOR CHILDREN ~ STATE OF THE WORLD'S MOTHERS 2011, Save the Children, Westport, CT. Copyright © May 2011 Save the Children.
CARING ADULTS: IMPORTANT FOR POSITIVE CHILD WELL-BEING, David Murphey, Tawana Bandy, Hannah Schmitz and Kristin A. Moore, Research Brief (publication #2013-54), Child Trends, Bethesda, MD: December 2013. Copyright © 2013 Child Trends.
CHANGING LIVES: PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION TO REDUCE SERIOUS OFFENDING, Justice Research, National Institute of Justice and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Washington, DC: August 2014.
CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE POLICIES, Karen Schulman and Helen Blank, National Women’s Law Center, Washington, DC. Copyright © National Women’s Law Center.
Pivot Point 2013, October 2013
Families Struggling to Move Forward, States Going Backward, 2001-2004, Issue Brief, September 2004.
CHILD POVERTY IN THE U.S. ~ WHAT NEW CENSUS DATA TELLS US ABOUT OUR YOUNGEST CHILDREN, Center for Law and Social Policy, Washington, DC: September 18, 2013. Copyright © 2013 Center for Law and Social Policy.
DISCONNECTED MOTHERS AND THE WELL-BEING OF CHILDREN: A RESEARCH REPORT, Olivia Golden, Marla McDaniel, Pam Loprest and Alexandra Stanczyyk, Urban Institute, Washington, DC: May 2013.
dOMESTIC ASSAULTS BY JUVENILE OFFENDERS, Howard N. Snyder and Carl McCurley, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Washington, DC: November 2008.
ECONOMIC INSECURITY IN CHILDREN'S LIVES ~ CHANGES OVER THE COURSE OF THE GREAT RECESSION, Lisa Dubay and Elena Zarabozo, Low-Income Working Families Discussion Paper 4, Urban Institute, Washington, DC: September 2013. Copyright © 2013 Urban Institute.
ENDING VIOLENCE IN CHILDREN'S LIVES: A RESOLUTION WE CANNOT AFFORD TO BREAK, Michael Feigelson, The Blog, HuffPost, January 8, 2013. Copyright © 2013 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
THE EFFECTS OF POVERTY ON CHILDHOOD BRAIN DEVELOPMENT (abstract), Joan Luby, et al, JAMA Pediatrics (online), Chicago, IL: October 28, 2013. Copyright © 2013 American Medical Association.
FOSTERING RESILIENCE, RESPECT & HEALTHY GROWTH IN CHILDHOOD AND BEYOND (special collection), Ericka Kimball and Casey Keene, National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Harrisburg, PA: July 2016.
HOW STRESS IS REALLY HURTING OUR KIDS, Thomas Rogers, Salon, January 2, 2012. Copyright © 2012 Salon Media Group.
IMAGING STUDY SHOWS HOW FAMILY VIOLENCE CHANGES BRAIN ACTIVITY, Rick Nauert, Psych Central, Newburyport, MA: December 7, 2011. Copyright © 1992-2011 Psych Central.
MISSING CHILDREN, STATE CARE, AND CHILD SEX TRAFFICKING ~ ENGAGING THE JUDICIARY IN BUILDING A COLLABORATIVE RESPONSE, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, June 10, 2015.
A NEW FIELD OF DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROSCIENCE CHANGES OUR UNDERSTANDING OF THE EARLY YEARS OF HUMAN LIFE, EurekAlert, Toronto, CA: October 8, 2012. Copyright © 2012 AAAS.
PERSISTENT FEAR AND ANXIETY CAN AFFECT YOUNG CHILDREN'S LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT (working paper no. 9), National Scientific Council on the Developing Child, Cambridge, MA: February 2010. Copyright © 2010 National Scientific Council on the Developing Child, Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University.
POWER AND POSSIBILITIES, Ami Nagle, Collaborative Fund for Youth-Led Social Change, Ms. Foundation, New York, NY: 2003. Copyright © 2003 Ms. Foundation.
PROMOTING HEALTHY FAMILIES IN YOUR COMMUNITY, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC: 2007.
RWJF FORUM, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, NJ: 2014. Copyright © 2001-2014 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Policy Brief Discussion 1: Are the Children Well?
Policy Brief Discussion 2: Trauma and Resilience
Policy Brief Discussion 3: Fragile Families
WITH ONE OF EVERY 11 KIDS CALLING TEXAS HOME, NEW REPORT RANKS STATE LOW FOR CHILD WELL-BEING, Center for Public Policy Priorities, Austin, TX: July 25, 2012. See Texas fact sheet and KIDS Count data book.
WORLD FAMILY MAP ~ MAPPING FAMILY CHANGE AND CHILD WELL-BEING OUTCOMES, ChildTrends, Bethesda, MD: 2013.
YOUNG PEOPLE'S ATTITUDES ABOUT VIOLENCE, Centre for Research on Families and Relationships, Edinburgh, UK: February 2011.
YOUR GUIDE TO NEW CRIB STANDARDS, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC: April 2011.
YOUTHS WHO HAVE COMMITTED HOMICIDE 'SHOW DIFFERENCES IN BRAIN STRUCTURE', Medical News Today, June 2. 2014. Copyright © 2004-2014 Medical News Today.
30 PARENTING TIPS, National Children's Advocacy Center, Huntsville, AL. Copyright © 2015 National Children's Advocacy Center.
ATTITUDES ABOUT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND THE USE OF HARSH DISCIPLINE (abstract), Desmond K. Runyan and Richard D. Krugman, The Journal of Pediatrics (online), Cincinnati, OH: February 21, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Elsevier.
BAD MOTHERS AND INVISIBLE FATHERS: PARENTING IN THE CONTEXT OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Discussion Paper no. 7, Ellen Fish, Mandy McKenzie and Helen MacDonald, Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria, Collingwood, VIC, AU: 2009.
DECIMOS NO MÁS PARENT-TO-PARENT PRACTICE CARDS (English and Español), Decimos NO MÁS, St. Paul, MN: 2016.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SURVIVORS' PARENTING STRENGTHS, David Mandel and Claire Wright, Domestic Violence-Informed Research Briefing, Safe and Together Institute, Canton, CT: August 2017. Copyright © 2017 Safe and Together Institute.
EFFECTIVE, EVIDENCE-BASED HOME VISITING PROGRAMS IN EVERY STATE AT RISK IF CONGRESS DOES NOT EXTEND FUNDING, Stephanie Schmit, Liz Schott, LaDonna Pavetti and Hannah Matthews, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Center for Law and Social Policy, Washington, DC: March 10, 2014.
ESSENTIALS FOR PARENTING TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: February 21, 2017. See English / Español website.
a FIFTY YEAR STUDY OF 160,000 CHILDREN CONFIRMS WHY YOU SHOULD NEVER SPANK YOUR CHILDREN, Louis Doré, Independent, July 11, 2017.
For Parents, Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Safe Place News, Safe Place Ministries, Boise, ID: January 2005.
GRANDPARENTS AS PARENTS: INVESTIGATING THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF TRAUMA-EXPOSED FAMILIES, Ginny Sprang, Moon Choi, Jessica Eslinger, Adrienne Whitt-Woosley and Rachel Looff, Center on Trauma and Children, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY: April 2014.
THE GREAT SPANKING DEBATE, domesticshelters.org, Phoenix, AZ: July 5, 2017.
GUIDE FOR ENGAGING & SUPPORTING PARENTS AFFECTED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Susan Blumenfeld, National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health, Chicago, IL: 2015.
Helping Children Thrive: Supporting Woman Abuse Survivors as Mothers, Linda L. Baker and Alison J. Cunningham, Centre for Children and Families in the Justice System, London, ON, CA. Copyright © 2004 Centre for Children & Families in the Justice System, London Family Court Clinic, Inc.
INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE, MATERNAL SENSITIVE PARENTING BEHAVIORS AND CHILDREN'S EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONING (abstract), Hanna C. Gustafsson, Jennifer L. Coffman and Martha J. Cox, Psychology of Violence, originally published online October 27, 2014. Copyright © 2014 American Psychological Association.
IT'S TIME ... TO TALK TO YOUR CHILDREN ABOUT HEALTHY SEXUALITY (English and Español), National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Harrisburg, PA: 2012.
THE JIGSAW PUZZLE CHILD, Eileen Mayers Pasztor, The Foster Parenting Toolbox, EMK Press, Warren, NJ: March 2012.
JOINT RELATION OF INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE AND PARENTING STRESS TO BE OBSERVED EMOTIONALLY UNSUPPORTIVE PARENTING BEHAVIOR (abstract), Laura A. Loucks and Anne Shaffer, Couple and Family Psychology: Research and Practice (volume 3 , pages 178-192), September 2014. Copyright © 2014 American Psychological Association.
JUST FOR PARENTS ~ IF YOUR TEEN IS A VICTIM OF CRIME, The National Center for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC.
LONG-TERM INFLUENCE OF INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE AND PARENTING PRACTICES ON OFFSPRING TRAUMA SYMPTOMS (abstract), Miriam K. Ehrensaft, Heather Knous-Westfall and Patricia Cohen, Psychology of Violence, March 17, 2016. Copyright © 2016 American Psychological Association.
MODIFYING GENDER ROLE STEREOTYPES IN CHILDREN, South African Medical Research Council, Oak Foundation and Sexual Violence Research Initiative, Pretoria, ZA: 2011.
NEW HELP FOR CHILDREN RAISED BY GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER RELATIVES: QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ABOUT THE FOSTERING CONNECTIONS TO SUCCESS AND INCREASING ADOPTIONS ACT OF 2008, Center for Law and Social Policy and Children's Defense Fund, Washington, DC: January 2009.
PARENTING AFTER VIOLENCE ~ A GUIDE FOR PRACTITIONERS, Darla Spence Coffey, Institute for Safe Families, Philadelphia, PA: June 2009.
PARENTING AND THE PREVENTION OF CHILD MALTREATMENT IN LOW- AND MIDDLE-INCOME COUNTRIES, South African Medical Research Council, Oak Foundation and Sexual Violence Research Initiative, Pretoria, ZA: 2011.
Parenting in the Context of Domestic Violence, Jeffrey L. Edleson, Lyungai F. Mbilinyi and Sudha Shetty, Judicial Council of California Administrative Office of the Courts, Center for Families, Children, & the Courts, San Francisco, CA: March 2003. Copyright © 2003 Judicial Council of California / Administrative Office of the Courts.
Parenting PROGRAMS FOR THE PREVENtION OF CHILD PHYSICAL ABUSE RECURrEnCE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS, Kristina Vlahovicova, G.J. Melendez-Torres, Patty Leijten, Wendy Knerr and Frances Gardner, Clinical Child and Family Psychological Review (published online), April 4, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Springer.
A PARENT'S HANDBOOK ~ HOW TO TALK TO YOUR CHILDREN ABOUT DEVELOPING HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS, Liz Claiborne Inc., New York, NY.
PARENTS: ARE YOU ASKING ABOUT GUNS?, domesticshelters.org, Phoenix, AZ: June 26, 2017.
PARENTS: PREVENTION ALLIES, Partners in Social Change (volume XVI, issue 1), Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Olympia, WA: Winter 2012. Copyright © 2012 Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs.
PARENTS GET PHYSICAL WITH UNRULY KIDS, STUDY FINDS, ScienceDaily, August 3, 2012. Copyright © 1995-2012 ScienceDaily LLC.
A PUNISHING PREDICAMENT; SPANKING STILL PROVOKES DEBATE AMONG PARENTS, PSYCHOLOGISTS, Mark Ellis, Columbus Dispatch, Columbus, OH: February 19, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Columbus Dispatch.
a rANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL EXAMINATION OF A REMOTE PARENTING INTERVENTION: ENGAGEMENT AND EFFECTS ON PARENTING BEHAVIOR AND CHILD ABUSE POTENTIAL (abstract), Kathleen Baggett, Betsy Davis, Edward Feil, Lisa Sheeber, Susan Landry, Craig Leve and Ursula Johnson, Child Maltreatment (published online), June 7, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Sage.
"SETTING THE HEATHER ON FIRE": USING THE SAFE AND TOGETHER MODEL'S CRITICAL COMPONENTS TO ADVANCE PRACTICE IN THE WEST OF SCOTLAND, Mhairi McGowan, Blog, Safe and Together Institute, Canton, CT: January 25, 2017.
SIMPLIFYING CHILDHOOD MAY PROTECT AGAINST MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES, Raised Good, March 4, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Raised Good.
START TALKING ABOUT HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS, Casa de Esperanza and NO MÁS, St. Paul, MN: 2016. Copyright © 2016 Casa de Esperanza.
STRENGTHENING POSITIVE PARENTING THROUGH INTERVENTION (abstract), Kathryn H. Howell, Laura E. Miller, Michelle M. Lilly, Viktor Burlaka, Andrew C. Grogan-Kaylor and Sandra A. Graham-Bermann, Journal of Interpersonal Violence (online), Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA: May 14, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Sage.
thReE THINGS TO SUPPORT PARENTS, Michelle Toledo-Cainas, Blog, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: August 5, 2015.
TIPS ON PREPARING YOURSELF TO HAVE DEEP CONVERSATIONS WITH YOUR CHILDREN, Rebecca DeLeon, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: July 13, 2017.
USING FICTION TO TEACH FACTS, domesticshelters.org, Phoenix, AZ: June 28, 2017.
WHAT IF EVERYTHING YOU KNEW ABOUT DISCIPLINING KIDS WAS WRONG?, Katherine Reynolds Lewis, Mother Jones, July / August 2015. Copyright © 2015 Mother Jones and the Foundation for National Progress.
WHY the “everyday essentials” for parenting are important for children who live with violence, Center for Children and Families in the Justice System, London, ON, CA.
SCHOOL / EDUCATION
BEHIND BROKEN DOORS, Krista M. Torralva, The Crime Report, May 5, 2016.
Bullyproof: a Teacher’s guide on teasing and Bullying for use with fourth and fifth grade students, Lisa Sjostrom and Nan D. Stein, Wellesley Centers for Women, Wellesley, MA: 1996.
CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT ~ GUIDELINES FOR NEW HAMPSHIRE SCHOOL EMPLOYEES: RECOGNIZING AND REPORTING SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT (second edition), New Hampshire Office of the Attorney General and New Hampshire Department of Education, Division for Children Youth and Families, Concord, NH: 2002.
CONSIDERATIONS FOR SCHOOL DISTRICT SEXUAL MISCONDUCT POLICIES, White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault, Washington, DC: September 2016. See related blog posting and Safe Place to Learn, an online resource.
DEAR COLLEAGUE LETTER ON TRANSGENDER STUDENTS, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division and U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Washington, DC: May 13, 2016. Read news release.
DELIVERING JUSTICE: REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT AND SECRETARY OF EDUCATION ~ FY 2015, U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Washington, DC: May 2016.
DEPT. OF ED ISSUES NEW GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE 'DEAR COLLEAGUE' LETTER (letter and What Schools Can Do), Campus Safety, Torrance, CA: March 1, 2013. Copyright © 2005-2013 Campus Safety Magazine.
[ENDING VIOLENCE] TEEN CURRICULUM, Break the Cycle, Los Angeles, CA: 2009.
EVALUATION OF A SCHOOL-BASED VIOLENCE PREVENTION MEDIA LITERACY CURRICULUM (abstract), Kathryn R. Fingar and Tessa Jolls, Injury Prevention, originally published on August 16, 2013. Copyright © 2013 BMJ Publishing Group Ltd.
EVALUATION OF THE EXPECT RESPECT SUPPORT GROUP PROGRAM: A VIOLENCE PREVENTION STRATEGY FOR YOUTH EXPOSED TO VIOLENCE, Dennis E. Reidy, Kristin M. Holland, Kai Cortina, Barbara Ball and Barri Rosenbluth, Preventive Medicine, originally published online May 11, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Inc.
EXPECT RESPECT ~ PROGRAM OVERVIEW: A SCHOOL-BASED PROGRAM FOR PREVENTING TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AND PROMOTING SAFE AND HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS, Barbara Ball and Barri Rosenbluth, SAFE, Austin, TX: February 2008. Copyright © 2008 SafePlace.
EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION OF GENDER VIOLENCE / HARASSMENT PREVENTION PROGRAMS IN MIDDLE SCHOOLS, Bruce Taylor, Nan Stein, Amy R. Mack, Thomas J. Horwood and Frances Burden, March 2008.
FINDINGS FROM A RANDOMIZED EXPERIMENT OF PLAYWORKS: SELECTED RESULTS FROM COHORT 1, Martha Bleeker, Susanne James-Burdumy, Nicholas Beyler and Allison Hedley Dodd, Mathematica Policy Research, Rebecca A. London, Lisa Westrich, Katie Stokes-Guinan and Sebastian Castrechini, John W. Gardner Center for Youth and Their Communities and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, April 17, 2012.
THE FOURTH R: RELATIONSHIPS, Goddessjaz, Feministing, September 24, 2010.
A GENERATION LATER: WHAT WE'VE LEARNED ABOUT ZERO TOLERANCE IN SCHOOLS, Jacob-Kang-Brown, Jennifer Trone, Jennifer Fratello and Tarika Daftary-Kapur, Issue Brief, Vera Institute of Justice, New York, NY: December 2013. Copyright © 2013 Vera Institute of Justice.
GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE & HARASSMENT: YOUR SCHOOL, YOUR RIGHTS, ACLU Women's Rights Project, New York, NY: May 2011.
HELPING TRAUMATIZED CHILDREN LEARN ~ SUPPORTIVE SCHOOL ENVIRONMENTS FOR CHILDREN TRAUMATIZED BY FAMILY VIOLENCE, Susan F. Cole, Jessica Greenwald O'Brien, M. Geron Gadd, Joel Ristuccia, D. Luray Wallace and Michael Gregory, Massachusetts Advocates for Children, in collaboration with The Hale and Dorr Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School and Task Force on Children Affected by Domestic Violence, Boston, MA. Copyright © 2005 Massachusetts Advocates for Children.
HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN AMERICA'S SCHOOLS, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, DC: January 2015.
IMPROVING SCHOOL CLIMATE ~ FINDINGS FROM SCHOOLS IMPLEMENTING RESTORATIVE PRACTICES, International Institute for Restorative Practices Graduate School, Bethlehem, PA. Copyright © 2009 IIRP Graduate School.
INCREASING STATE INVESTMENTS IN EARLY CARE AND EDUCATION: LESSONS LEARNED FROM ADVOCATES AND BEST PRACTICES, The Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD: 2008. Copyright © 2008 The Annie E. Casey Foundation.
LET HER LEARN: A TOOLKIT TO STOP SCHOOL PUSH OUT FOR GIRLS OF COLOR / DÉJALA APRENDER: UN KIT DE HERRAMIENTAS PARA DETENER EL ABANDONO ESCOLAR PARA NIÑAS DE COLOR, National Women's Law Center, Washington, DC: November and December 2016.
MODIFYING GENDER ROLE STEREOTYPES IN CHILDREN, South African Medical Research Council, Oak Foundation and Sexual Violence Research Initiative, Pretoria, ZA: 2011.
NATIONAL HEALTH EDUCATION STANDARDS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA.
THE NATIONAL SCHOOL CLIMATE SURVEY, Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network, New York, NY.
Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Middle School Students, GLSEN Research Brief, 2007. Copyright © 2009.
Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Youth in Our Nation's Schools (full report and executive summary), 2011. Copyright © 2012.
NEW DATA FROM A CALL TO MEN'S LIVERESPECT CURRICULUM SHOWS DRAMATIC SHIFTS IN ATTITUDES AND BEHAVIORS THAT WILL PREVENT DATING VIOLENCE, SEXUAL ASSAULT AND BULLYING IN SCHOOLS AND SPORTS, A CALL TO MEN, Rockville Centre, NY: July 25, 2017. Download LiveRespect.
NEW DIRECTIONS FROM THE FIELD: VICTIMS' RIGHTS AND SERVICES FOR THE 21st CENTURY – EDUCATION COMMUNITY, OVW Bulletin, Office for Victims of Crime, Washington, DC: August 1998.
THE PoWER OF PRIMARY PREVENTION EDUCATION IN HIGH SCHOOLS (webinar recording), Amy Loftus, Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Olympia, WA: originally aired May 25, 2011.
PREVENTING SUICIDE: A TOOLKIT FOR HIGH SCHOOLS, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD: 2012.
PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE IN SCHOOLS: TALKING ABOUT “IT”, Cordelia Anderson, Sensibilities, Inc., Minneapolis, MN: 2001.
QUEER YOUTH ADVICE FOR EDUCATORS ~ HOW TO RESPECT AND PROTECT YOUR LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER STUDENTS, Abe Louise Young and youth contributors. Copyright © 2011 What Kids Can Do, Inc.
RESPECTFUL RELATIONSHIPS EDUCATION – VIOLENCE PREVENTION AND RESPECTFUL RELATIONSHIPS EDUCATION IN VICTORIAN SECONDARY SCHOOLS, Victoria Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Melbourne, Victoria, AU: November 2009. Copyright © 2009 State of Victoria (Department of Education and Early Childhood Development).
RESPECTING BOUNDARIES, Boston Area Rape Crisis Center, Boston, MA. Copyright © Boston Area Rape Crisis Center.
SAFE IS EXCITED TO SHARE THE FINDINGS OF A 5-YEAR, CONTROLLED EFFECTIVENESS STUDY OF EXPECTRESPECT SUPPORT GROUPS, SAFE, Austin, TX: June 2017. Read journal article and review ExpectRespect program.
SCARE PROGRAM (program profile), CrimeSolutions.org.
SCHOOL CONNECTEDNESS: STRATEGIES FOR INCREASING PROTECTIVE FACTORS AMONG YOUTH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: 2009.
THE SCHOOL DISCIPLINE CONSENSUS REPORT: STRATEGIES FROM THE FIELD TO KEEP STUDENTS ENGAGED IN SCHOOL AND OUT OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM, Emily Morgan, Nina Salomon, Martha Plotkin and Rebecca Cohen, The Council of State Governments Justice Center, New York, NY: 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Council of State Governments Justice Center.
SCHOOL HEALTH GUIDELINES TO PREVENT UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES AND VIOLENCE, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (volume 50 [RR22], pages 1-46), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: December 7, 2001.
SCHOOL-BASED BULLYING PREVENTION PROGRAMS (practice profile), CrimeSolutions.org.
SCHOOL-BASED VIOLENCE PREVENTION STRATEGY: A PILOT EVALUATION (abstract), Rachel V. Thakore, Jordan C. Apfeld, Ronald K. Johnson, Vasanth Sathiyakumar, A. Alex Jahangir and Manish Kumar Sethi, Journal of Injury and Violence Research (volume 7, number 2), 2014. Copyright © 2014 KUMS.
SCHOOLS START TO RETHINK ZERO TOLERANCE POLICIES, Stephanie Francis Ward, ABA Journal, August 1, 2014. Copyright © 2014 American Bar Association.
SCHOOLS TRYING TO PREVENT AND RESPOND TO SEXUAL VIOLENCE, Susan Kinzie, The Washington Post, Washington, DC: 2010. Copyright © 1996-2010 The Washington Post Company.
SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL WELLBEING ~ A GUIDE FOR CHILDREN'S SERVICES EDUCATORS, Response Ability Initiative, Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing and Hunter Institute of Mental Health. Copyright © 2012 Commonwealth of Australia as represented by the Department of Health and Ageing.
STATES' ROLES IN KEEPING SCHOOLS SAFE: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR STATE SCHOOL SAFETY CENTERS AND OTHER ACTORS, Mary Poulin Carlton, Phelan Wyrick, Nadine Frederique and Basia Lopez, National Institute of Justice, Washington, DC: July 2017.
STEREOTYPES STOP YOU DOING STUFF ~ CHALLENGING GENDER STEREOTYPES THROUGH PRIMARY EDUCATION, Mark Jennett, National Union of Teachers, London, UK: June 2013. Copyright © 2013 NUT.
StRENGTHS AND SILENCES: THE EXPERIENCES OF LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER STUDENTS IN RURAL AND SMALL TOWN SCHOOLS, Neal A. Palmer, Joseph G. Kosciw and Mark J. Bartkiewicz, Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, New York, NY: 2012. Copyright © 2012 Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network. Watch (scroll down) webinar.
TALKING POINTS: "CONSIDERATIONS FOR SCHOOL DISTRICT SEXUAL MISCONDUCT POLICIES", National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Harrisburg, PA: December 6, 2016. Read related blog posting.
THE VERIZON FOUNDATION AND THE NFL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION TEAM UP TO PROVIDE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PREVENTION INFORMATION TO TEENAGERS, e-update, Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence, Bloomington, IL: February 11, 2011. Visit Training Camp for Life Program.
Violence and LEARNING, Urban Networks to Increase Thriving Youth through Violence Prevention, Oakland, CA: May 2011.
YOUNG MEN AS ALLIES IN PREVENTING VIOLENCE AND ABUSE: BUILDING EFFECTIVE PARTNERSHIPS WITH SCHOOLS, Alan Berkowitz, Peter Jaffe, Dean Peacock, Barri Rosenbluth & Carol Sousa, 2003.
YOUTH AND CHILD ADVOCATE AND EDUCATOR MANUAL OF ACTIVITIES AND EXERCISES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH, Vermont Network Against Domestic & Sexual Violence, Montpelier, VT: October 2009; updated July 2013.
AMERICA'S CHILDREN: KEY NATIONAL INDICATORS OF WELL-BEING, Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics, Washington, DC.
CHILD MALTREATMENT, Administration for Children and Families, Children's Bureau, Washington, DC.
2016 Report, February 1, 2018 (read news release)
2015 Report, January 19, 2017 (read news release)
2014 Report, 2016
2013 Report, January 15, 2015
2012 Report, December 17, 2013
2010 Report, 2011
2008 Report, December 31, 2008
2007 Report, December 31, 2007
FAMILY STRUCTURE AND CHILDREN'S HEALTH IN THE UNITED STATES: FINDINGS FROM THE NATIONAL HEALTH INTERVIEW SURVEY, 2001-2007 (series 10, number 246), National Center for Health Statistics, Atlanta, GA: December 2010.
INJURY DATA FACT SHEETS (state-by-state with analyses of childhood injury fatalities and hospitalizations), Children's Safety Network, Waltham, MA: November 16, 2016.
NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE STATISTICS, Childhelp, Scottsdale, AZ.
NATIONAL INCIDENCE STUDY OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT (NIS-4), 2004-2009, Administration for Children & Families, Washington, DC: 2009.
PREVALENCE OF VIOLENT CRIME AMONG HOUSEHOLDS WITH CHILDREN, 1993-2010, Jennifer L. Truman and Erica L. Smith, Special Report, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Washington, DC: September 2012.
SEXUAL IDENTITY, SEX OF SEXUAL CONTACTS, AND HEALTH-RISK BEHAVIORS AMONG STUDENTS IN GRADES 9-12 ~ YOUTH RISK BEHAVIOR SURVEILLANCE, SELECTED SITES, UNITED STATES, 2001-2009, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (volume 60), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: June 6, 2011.
The State of America’s Children 2004: A Continuing Portrait of Inequality Fifty Years After Brown versus Board of Education, Children’s Defense Fund, Washington, DC: July 13, 2004.
STREET OUTREACH PROGRAM: DATA COLLECTION STUDY FINAL REPORT, Family & Youth Services Bureau, Washington, DC: April 2016.
SUMMARY OF SCHOOL SAFETY STATISTICS, Mary Poulin Carlton, National Institute of Justice, Washington, DC: July 2017.
VIOLENT CRIME AGAINST YOUTH, 1994-2010, Nicole White and Janet L. Lauritsen, Patterns & Trends, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Washington, DC: December 2012.
WINNING THE FUTURE WITH YOUNG AMERICANS – AN E-BOOK SUMMARIZING 100+ YOUTH ROUNDTABLES, The White House, Washington, DC: 2011.
YOUTH RISK BEHAVIOR SURVEILLANCE ~ UNITED STATES, ..., Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA.
...2011 (volume 61, Surveillance Summaries 4), June 8, 2012.
...2009 (volume 59, Surveillance Summaries 5), June 4, 2010.
ADOLESCENT VIOLENCE AND UNINTENTIONAL INJURY IN THE UNITED STATES, Susan Wile Schwarz, Facts for Policymakers, National Center for Children in Poverty, New York, NY: October 2009.
ANTIDOTE FOR CONFLICT; TREATING YOUTH VIOLENCE AS A HEALTH ISSUE, PEDIATRICIANS TECH KIDS HOW TO STAY OUT OF TROUBLE, Scott Allen, The Boston Globe, Boston, MA: April 3, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Globe Newspaper Company.
AN ASSESSMENT OF YOUTH VIOLENCE PREVENTION ACTIVITIES IN U.S.A., CITIES, Billie Weiss, Southern California Injury Prevention Research Center and Urban Networks to Increase Thriving Youth through Violence Prevention, Oakland, CA: June 2008. See Overview.
BE STRONG: FROM THE INSIDE OUT CURRICULUM, Peace Over Violence, Los Angeles, CA: 2008. See table of contents and brochure.
BOLD STEPS TOWARD CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH: A PLAN FOR YOUTH VIOLENCE PREVENTION IN COLORADO, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Injury, Suicide and Violence Prevention Section, Denver, CO: 2006.
CALIFORNIA CITIES GANG PREVENTION NETWORK ~ PROMISING DEVELOPMENTS FOR SUSTAINABILITY OF LOCAL EFFORTS, Andrew Moore, National League of Cities, Institute for Youth, Education & Families, Washington, DC and National Council on Crime & Delinquency, Oakland, CA: June 2012.
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION'S EXPERT PANEL ON PROTECTIVE FACTORS FOR YOUTH VIOLENCE PERPETRATION, Jeffrey E. Hall, Thomas R. Simon, James A. Mercy, Rolf Loeber, David P. Farrington and Rosalyn D. Lee, American Journal of Preventive Medicine (volume 43 [2S1] , pages 1-7), July 2012. Copyright © 2012 Elsevier.
CHANGING COURSE: PREVENTING YOUTH FROM JOINING GANGS, National Institute of Justice and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, September 2013.
CITY VOICES AND PERSPECTIVES SERIES, Urban Networks to Increase Thriving Youth through Violence Prevention, Oakland, CA: October 2011.
Blueprint for Action ~ Preventing Violence in Minneapolis, October 2011.
Partnerships to Prevent Violence in Chicago, August 2011.
Paul D. López [Denver], September 2011.
Policy Priorities for Preventing Violence [Los Angeles], March 2011.
Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative, June 2011.
A COMPREHENSIVE TeCHNICAL PACKAGE FOR THE PREVENTION OF YOUTH VIOLENCE AND ASSOCIATED RISK BEHAVIORS, Corinne David-Ferdon, Alana M. Vivolo-Kantor, Linda L. Dahlberg, Khiya J. Marshall, Neil Rainford and Jeffery E. Hall, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA: 2016.
FEDERAL AGENCIES HOST SUMMIT ON PREVENTING YOUTH VIOLENCE, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: April 4, 2011.
FINDINGS FROM THE EVALUATION OF OJJDP'S GANG REDUCTION PROGRAM, Meagan Cahill and David Hayeslip, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Washington, DC: December 2010.
FIVE NEW YOUTH VIOLENCE PREVENTION DEMONSTRATION SITES SELECTED, OJJDP News @ A Glance, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Washington, DC: September / October 2014.
MEASURING VIOLENCE-RELATED ATTITUDES, BEHAVIORS, AND INFLUENCES AMONG YOUTHS: A COMPENDIUM OF ASSESSMENT TOOLS (second edition), L.L. Dahlberg, S.B. Toal, M. Swahn and C.B. Behrens, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA: 2005.
MOVING FROM THEM TO US ~ CHALLENGES IN REFRAMING VIOLENCE AMONG YOUTH, Lori Dorfman and Lawrence Wallack, Berkeley Media Studies Group, Berkeley, CA: August 2009. Copyright © 2009 Berkeley Media Studies Group.
A MULTI-SECTOR APPROACH TO PREVENTING VIOLENCE, Rachel Davis, Urban Networks to Increase Thriving Youth through Violence Prevention, Oakland, CA: May 2014. Copyright © 2014 Prevention Institute.
NATIONAL FORUM HOSTS THIRD ANNUAL SUMMIT ON PREVENTING YOUTH VIOLENCE, OJJDP News @ A Glance, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Washington, DC: September / October 2013.
PREVENTING YOUTH VIOLENCE: OPPORTUNITIES FOR ACTION, C. David-Ferdon and T. R. Simon, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA: 2014. Review companion guide, 'Taking Action to Prevent Youth Violence."
READING MATERIALS, National Summit on Gender-Based Violence Among Young People, Arlington, VA: April 6-7, 2011.
TAKING ACTION TO PREVENT YOUTH VIOLENCE: A COMPANION GUIDE TO PREVENTING YOUTH VIOLENCE: OPPORTUNITIES FOR ACTION, C. David-Ferdon and T. R. Simon, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA: 2014.
UNDERSTANDING YOUTH VIOLENCE, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: 2010.
THE UNITY URBAN AGENDA FOR PREVENTING VIOLENCE BEFORE IT OCCURS BRINGING A MULTI-SECTOR PREVENTION APPROACH TO SCALE IN US CITIES, Urban Networks to Increase Thriving Youth through Violence Prevention, Oakland, CA: April 28, 2010.
WORKING TOGETHER TO PREVENT YOUTH VIOLENCE, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: August 2010.
YOUTH COUNCIL TOOLKIT ~ MATERIALS TO HELP YOU FORM YOUR OWN YOUTH COUNCIL, Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Indianapolis, IN: 2013.
YOUTH EXPOSURE TO VIOLENCE PREVENTION PROGRAMS IN A NATIONAL SAMPLE (abstract), D. Finkelhor, J. Vanderminden, H. Turner, A. Shattuck and S. Hamby, Child Abuse & Neglect (published online), March 11, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Elsevier Ltd.
YOUTH VIOLENCE ~ FACTS AT A GLANCE, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA: 2010.
YOUTH, SAFETY, AND VIOLENCE: SCHOOLS, COMMUNITIES, AND MENTAL HEALTH, Daniel F. Wilhelm, Annie Salsich, Jim Parsons and Krista Larson, Policy Brief, Vera Institute of Justice, New York, NY: February 2013. Copyright © 2013 Vera Institute of Justice.