Abuse and Violence Information for Teens, 3rd Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780817443
  • ISBN-13: 9780780817449
  • DDC: 303.608350
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Provides consumer health information for teens about the causes and consequences of abusive and violent behavior including facts about types of abuse and violence, warning signs of abusive and violent behavior, health concerns of victims, and getting help.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Types of Abuse.
2: Primary Forms of Abuse.
3: Domestic Violence or Abuse.
4: Understanding Child Abuse and Neglect.
5: Adverse Childhood Experiences/Impact of Childhood Trauma on Well-Being.
6: Educational Neglect and Truancy.
7: Sibling Abuse.
8: Elder Abuse.
9: Victimization of Persons with Disabilities.
10: Abuse in Youth Sports.
11: Stalking.
12: Sexual Harassment.
13: Sexual Coercion.
14: Incest.
15: Sexual Violence against Women.
16: Sexual Assault of Men.
17: Child Pornography.
18: Commercial Child Sexual Exploitation.
19: Online Sextortion.
20: Violence and the Teen Experience.
21: Teen Exposure to Violence, Crime, and Abuse.
22: Youth Violence: How Big Is the Problem?.
23: Physical Fighting among Teens.
24: Electronic Aggression (Cyberbullying).
25: Substance Abuse and Violence: What Is the Connection?.
26: Teen Dating Violence.
27: Bullying.
28: Hazing.
29: Youth Gangs.
30: Hate Crimes.
31: School Violence and Effects of School-Violence Exposure.
32: Teen Firearm Violence.
33: Terrorism.
34: Hurting Yourself.
35: Teen Suicide.
36: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth and Violence.
37: Recognizing and Treating the Consequences of Abuse and Violence.
38: What to Do after a Sexual Assault.
39: Neglect of Children’s Healthcare.
40: Long-Term Consequences of Child Abuse and Neglect.
41: Seeking Mental-Health Services.
42: Impact of Abuse and Trauma on Mental Health.
43: Depression and College Students.
44: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
45: Dissociative Disorders.
46: Trauma-Focused Interventions for Youth.
47: Psychotherapies and Therapeutic Approaches for Victims of Sexual Assault and Abuse.
48: Prevention, Staying Safe, and Your Legal Rights as a Victim.
49: Is Your Relationship a Healthy One?.
50: Talking to Your Kids about Sexual Assault.
51: Prevention and Treatment of Domestic Violence and Abuse.
52: How to Help a Friend Who Is Abused at Home.
53: Promoting Protective Factors for Children Exposed to Domestic Violence.
54: Preventing School Violence.
55: Preventing Teen Dating Violence.
56: Suicide Prevention.
57: Conflict Resolution.
58: Staying Safe While Having Fun.
59: Talking with Teens about Online Safety.
60: How the Child Welfare System Works.
61: Understanding Child Welfare and the Courts.
62: Your Legal Rights as a Victim of Sexual Assault or Domestic Abuse.
63: Bullying and the Law.
64: If You Need More Information.
65: Abuse and Violence: A Statistical Summary.
66: Directory of Abuse and Violence Resources.
67: Victims of Abuse and Violence: Where to Go for Help.
68: How and Where to Report Child Abuse.