Insights on Preventing Violence

Interesting Idea “Every city suffering from high rates of violent crime should have a permanent unit dedicated to violence reduction operating inside the mayor’s office,” reported the  Council on Criminal Justice’s Violent Crime Working Group (The Trace (http://thetrace.org). *** Violence Prevention The cost of gun violence in the US is nearly $3B and the human… Continue reading Insights on Preventing Violence

Meditation as Trauma Informed Care

I just read an article on Meditation being used to help those involved in the criminal justice system.  The authors reviewed multiple studies.  They found that regular meditation reduced re-offending in all categories of offending including sex offenders.  Another article reviewed information about the connection between trauma and externalized behavior problems (harm toward other people)… Continue reading Meditation as Trauma Informed Care

The CARE-2 is unique in its emphasis on Risk Reduction Treatment Planning for youth with severe behavior problems. Dismiss

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