Youth Violence: Best Practices of Youth Violence Prevention — A Sourcebook for Community Action
Best Practices of Youth Violence Prevention: A Sourcebook for Community Action is the first of its kind to look at the effectiveness of specific violence prevention practices in four key areas: parents and families; home visiting; social and conflict resolution skills; and mentoring.
These programs are drawn from real-world experiences of professionals and advocates who have successfully worked to prevent violence among children and adolescents. As a CDC publication, the sourcebook also documents the science behind each best practice and offers a comprehensive directory of resources for more information about programs that have used these practices.
This publication is out of print and only available electronically.
- Introduction [PDF 77KB]
- Chapter One [PDF 169KB]
- Chapter Two (a) [PDF 1.2MB]
- Chapter Two (b) [PDF 480KB]
- Curriculum Scope for Different Age Groups — HTML version of table from Chapter Two, Social Cognitive Strategy (Pages 153-160)
- Appendix [PDF 57KB]
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