Dating violence intervention and prevention for teenagers
Explore this webpage for information on national, state and local efforts to help end violence in our communities, and to help hospital employees cope with the impact of violence, whether at home, on the job or in their neighborhoods.We welcome your thoughts and initiatives; email us at [email protected]’s more, those who are aggressive in childhood, particularly with their siblings, are more likely to be aggressive with romantic partners as teenagers.“Our findings underscore the critical need for early intervention and prevention with families who are at-risk due to alcohol problems.Esteban Parra is the solutions and breaking news reporter at The News Journal, where he has worked for more than 20 years covering business, courts, police and Wilmington.Christina Jedra is Wilmington’s watchdog reporter and focuses on holding elected officials accountable and helping city residents understand how their government works.
Community action programs such as those being undertaken by our nation’s hospitals and health systems (alone and with others) are needed now more than ever to help address violence and the toll it takes on our communities and hospital colleagues.
Mothers with alcoholic partners are especially in need of support,” Livingston says.
“Our research suggests the risk for violence can be lessened when parents are able to be more warm and sensitive in their interactions with their children during the toddler years.
This three-day series is the result of those efforts.
Brittany Horn is an investigative reporter at The News Journal who has chronicled Wilmington's gun violence and Delaware's struggle with the heroin and opioid epidemic.