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Combating Teen Dating Violence: Promising Research in Prevention and Intervention for Youth At-Risk

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February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. This webinar, sponsored by National Institute of Justice and the Government Innovators Network, highlighted the latest prevention and intervention research.

Topics of discussion included:

  • School-based teen dating violence preventive interventions with at-risk youth.
  • The results of health-clinic interventions in reducing teen dating violence, birth control sabotage and sexual coercion.
  • Links between pregnancy and interpersonal violence; ways of improving the lives of pregnant and parenting teens.
  • Exploring ways to prevent teen dating violence and improve the lives of those impacted by teen dating violence.

Event Type
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Online, On demand
Harvard Government Innovators Network
Carrie Mulford, Ph.D.
National Institute of Justice
David A. Wolfe, Ph.D.
Children's Mental Health; Director, CAMH Centre for Prevention Science; Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Elizabeth Miller, M.D., Ph.D.
UC Davis School of Medicine
Pat Paluzzi
Healthy Teen Network
Registration Status
Not Required
Free and open to all
Date Created: January 1, 2014