We Need to Treat PTSD in US Communities

By Ransford, Charles | March 28th, 2014

Jen Christensen from CNN highlighted the effects of violence on the people living in violent communities. The issue of PTSD really came … 

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14 Steps We Can Take Now to Stop the Violence

By Day-Burget Jennie | March 24th, 2014

This information is reprinted with permission from The National League of Cities . Cities United , an initiative of The National … 

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Weekly News Roundup: Addressing the Crime Gap

By Heinonen, Ashley | March 21st, 2014

Denormalizing Violence ( Public Safety Evidence ): The Research & Evaluation (R&E) Center at John Jay College of Criminal Justice … 

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Weekly News Roundup: Violence Against Women Hurts Us All

By Heinonen, Ashley | March 14th, 2014

Documenting Trauma and Social Violence on the Streets of Chicago and Beyond. ( Cure Violence Blog ): An interview with Photographer Jon … 

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3 Notable Programs Working to Eradicate Violence Against Women

By Day-Burget Jennie | March 12th, 2014

The consequences of violence are real and they are devastating to the individuals, families and communities they plague. Globally, … 

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Documenting Trauma and Social Violence on the Streets of Chicago and Beyond.

By Cure Violence Admin | March 10th, 2014

Editor's Note : This post originally ran as Why I document the often violent and traumatic daily lives of others: Fellows Friday with … 

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Weekly News Roundup: How PTSD and Climate Change Affect Violence

By Heinonen, Ashley | March 7th, 2014

KC Health Commission Expands Anti-Violence Effort ( Kansas Health Institute ): The Kansas City Health Commission has focused much of its … 

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5 Shocking Facts About Violence and PTSD

By Day-Burget Jennie | March 5th, 2014

Journalist Michelle Chen released a thought provoking opinion piece in Al Jazeera America this week, " The PTSD epidemic in our most … 

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The Gap in City Services

By Ransford, Charles | March 3rd, 2014

The Current Gap in City Services – Reaching the Highest Risk When it comes to urban violence, cities around the world are facing a … 

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Weekly News Roundup: Cure Violence Continues To Expand

By Heinonen, Ashley | February 28th, 2014

CDC Webinar Underscores Need for Multi-Agency Approach to Combating Youth Violence ( Cure Violence Blog ): A recent webinar from the … 

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