Special Feature: Children Exposed to Violence - Publications and Products

The Vicarious Trauma Toolkit
Office for Victims of Crime, April 2017

Enhancing Police Responses to Children Exposed to Violence: A Toolkit for Law Enforcement
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention-Sponsored, February 2017

Compendium of Research on Children Exposed to Violence (CEV) 2010-2015
National Institute of Justice, June 2016

Children Exposed to Violence Meeting Notes
National Institute of Justice, October 2015

Children's Exposure to Violence, Crime, and Abuse: An Update
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, September 2015

Prevalence of Childhood Exposure to Violence, Crime, and Abuse: Results From the National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention-Sponsored, August 2015

Ending Violence So Children Can Thrive
Attorney General's Advisory Committee on American Indian/Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence, November 2014

Through Our Eyes: Children, Violence, and Trauma
Office for Victims of Crime, April 2014

Children's Exposure to Violence and the Intersection Between Delinquency and Victimization
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, October 2013

Report of the Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention-Sponsored, December 2012

Prevalence of Violent Crime among Households with Children, 1993-2010
Bureau of Justice Statistics, September 2012

Preventing Children's Exposure to Violence: The Defending Childhood Initiative
National Institute of Justice, June 2012

Child and Youth Victimization Known to Police, School, and Medical Authorities
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, April 2012

OJJDP Journal of Juvenile Justice Volume 1, Issue 2, Spring 2012
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, March 2012

Power of Developmental Assets in Building Behavioral Adjustment Among Youth Exposed to Community Violence: A Multidisciplinary Longitudinal Study of Resilience
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, February 2012

Unpacking the Influence of Neighborhood Context and Antisocial Propensity on Violent Victimization of Children and Adolescents in Chicago
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, December 2011

U.S. Attorney General's Defending Childhood Initiative: Formative Evaluation of the Phase I Demonstration Program
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, November 2011

Children's Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Other Family Violence
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, October 2011

Polyvictimization: Children's Exposure to Multiple Types of Violence, Crime, and Abuse
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, October 2011

Questions and Answers About the National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, October 2011

Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence: Gendered and Contextual Effects on Adolescent Interpersonal Violence, Drug Use, and Mental Health Outcomes
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, July 2011

Custody Evaluations When There Are Allegations of Domestic Violence: Practices; Beliefs, and Recommendations of Professional Evaluators
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, May 2011

Greenbook Initiative Final Evaluation Report
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, January 2011

Defending Childhood Fact Sheet
U.S. Department of Justice, September 2010

Understanding Children’s Exposure to Violence
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention-Sponsored, July 2010

Children's Exposure to Violence: A Comprehensive National Survey
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, October 2009

Healing the Invisible Wounds: Children's Exposure to Violence - A Guide for Families
Safe Start Center, 2009

Sanemos las Heridas Invisibles: Ninos Expuestos a Violencia - Guia para Familias
Safe Start Center, 2009

Intervention to Lessen the Effects of Violence Among Urban School Children
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2008

Also see the Juvenile Justice: Exposure to Violence section of the NCJRS site and conduct a search of the NCJRS Abstracts Database for further information.

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