ERIC Number: EJ612653
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Juvenile Violence: An Overview of Risk Factors and Programs.
Reaching Today's Youth: The Community Circle of Caring Journal, v4 n2 p60-70 Win 2000
Literature review provides list of risk factors associated with violent behaviors in adolescents. Identifies protective factors that have the potential to protect youth from violent lifestyles. Suggests approaches for prevention and describes recommendations for action: early prevention; identification; individualized assessment; trained front-line workers; treating family unit; establish agency coordination of services; and program evaluation. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Special Issue: "Countering Aggression in Children." For related articles, see CG 555 793-805.