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Violence Prevention

National Center for Trauma-Informed Care (NCTIC)


The NCTIC is designed to help publicly-funded health and human service systems integrate trauma-informed approaches and interventions into their programs to improve efficacy and outcomes.

Harvard School of Public Health

This Web site allows visitors to explore how metropolitan areas across the U.S.

Fact Sheet on Violence: Adolescents & Young Adults

National Adolescent Health Information Center

This National Adolescent Health Information Center (NAHIC) fact sheet contains data on violence among adolescents and young adults (ages 10-24).

National Teen Dating Violence Prevention Initiative

American Bar Association

This toolkit provides resources for schools and community organizations to educate and involve communities and schools in dating violence prevention.

Examining Characteristics and Associated Distress Related to Internet Harassment: Findings from the Second Youth Internet Safety Survey

American Academy of Pediatrics

This American Academy of Pediatrics survey identifies the characteristics of youth who are targets of Internet harassment and the characteristics related to reporting distress as a result of the in

National Adolescent Health Information Center Briefs and Fact Sheets

National Adloescent Health Information Center

This portion of the National Adolescent Health Information Center's Web site contains fact sheets and briefs on demographics, mental health, mortality, reproductive health, substance abuse, suicide

Crime in Schools and Colleges: A Study of Offenders and Arrestees Reported via National Incident-Based Reporting System Data

Federal Bureau of Investigation

This report examines the characteristics of offenders and arrestees involved in crimes at schools and colleges based on data reported to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting Program by state and local

Too Soon to Tell: Deciphering Recent Trends in Youth Violence

Chapin Hall Center for Education

This report analyzes adult and juvenile arrest rates based on the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports, and is the first study to calculate national estimates of juvenile crime from 1975-2005.

Adolescent Violence Prevention Knowledge Path

National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health

This electronic guide, produced by the Maternal and Child Health Library, provides resources from the public health, medical, criminal justice, education, and social services literature that measur