Understanding and responding to Teen Victimization

This presentation suggests using community youth development framework and victimís rights advocacy approach to respond to the needs of young people who experience violence.

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Understanding and responding to Teen Victimization by Mitru Ciarlante for the National Center for Victims of Crime

This presentation suggests using community youth development framework and victim's rights advocacy approach to respond to the needs of young people who experience violence. This power point from the National Center for Victims of Crime provides an overview of the scope of violence in the lives of youth. Definitions and statistics are presented on the prevalence and incidence of the problem. Within an ecological framework, participants are guided to explore the dynamics of youth victimization and barriers to effective interventions with young victims.

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