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Preventing multiple forms of violence : a strategic vision for connecting the dots Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

By: National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Atlanta, GA : National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control, 2016Description: electronic document (18 pages); PDF file: 774.93 KB.Subject(s): ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES | CHILD NEGLECT | DOMESTIC VIOLENCE | INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE | PROTECTIVE FACTORS | RISK FACTORS | STRATEGY | SUICIDE | YOUTH VIOLENCE | UNITED STATES | SUICIDE | YOUTH VIOLENCE | PREVENTION | CHILD ABUSEOnline resources: Click here to access online Summary: "The different forms of violence—child abuse and neglect, youth violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, elder abuse, and suicidal behavior—are strongly connected to each other in many important ways. Understanding and addressing the interconnections among these forms of violence is the central tenet of this 5-year vision to prevent violence developed by the Division of Violence Prevention (DVP). This document describes this vision—articulating why a cross-cutting approach is important to achieving measureable reductions in violence; the areas where we will strategically focus our attention; and priorities for advancing practice, effectively reaching intended audiences, generating new knowledge, and monitoring and evaluating our progress. (From page 4). Record #4961
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"The different forms of violence—child abuse and neglect, youth violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, elder abuse, and suicidal behavior—are strongly connected to each other in many important ways. Understanding and addressing the interconnections among these forms of violence is the central tenet of this 5-year vision to prevent violence developed by the Division of Violence Prevention (DVP). This document describes this vision—articulating why a cross-cutting approach is important to achieving measureable reductions in violence; the areas where we will strategically focus our attention; and
priorities for advancing practice, effectively reaching intended audiences, generating new knowledge, and monitoring and evaluating our progress. (From page 4). Record #4961