Building Adult Capabilities to Improve Child Outcomes
The video describes the need to focus on building the capabilities of caregivers and strengthening the communities.
Early Childhood Mental Health
A video on Early Childhood Mental Health by The Harvard Center on the Developing Child.
The Science of Resilience
Video on Science of Resilience, by Harvard's Center on the Developing Child
Faces of Human Trafficking: Focus on Youth
Office for Victims of Crime's video on human trafficking of youth. Discussion Guide can be downloaded at http://ovc.ncjrs.gov/humantrafficking/Public_Awareness_Folder/DGV/HT_Discussion_Guide_Video6-508.pdf
Protecting Children with Disabilities
Protecting children with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
The SMART Model
A promising practice aimed at addressing sexual abuse and problematic sexual behavior in young children.
Bullying: Through a Teacher's Eyes
A brief view of bullying as viewed from the perspective of a teacher.
Preventing Bullying through Science, Policy & Practice
The science of bullying is discussed, with policy and practice implications.
Dr. David Kolko defines physical abuse and reviews the impact of abuse and family conflict on children. In addition, he discusses helpful resources for families.
Assessment of Mental Health
Dr. Paul Frick discusses how parents can seek help if they are concerned about their child's behavior and the process of evidence-based assessment.
Dr. Robert Emery discusses the best practices to help transition children in families dealing with divorce.
Drug & Alcohol Use
Dr. Ken Winters discusses evidence-based psychosocial treatment options for adolescents with substance use problems.
Fear, Worry & Anxiety
Dr. Deborah Beidel discusses evidence-based treatments for anxiety and social phobia in children.
Inattention & Hyperactivity
Dr. Gregory Fabiano discusses the use of time out from positive reinforcement for children with high levels of inattention and hyperactivity.
Dr. Barbara Foorman discusses the importance of intervening early for children who have difficulties with reading.
Risky Behavior - Violence
Dr. Wolfe reviews the evidence supporting violence prevention programming in schools, discusses the key elements of successful programs, and describes a plan for introducing healthy relationships in standard curriculum across all grades.
Dr. David Wolfe discusses how to identify and prevent risky behaviors, such as substance use, sexual relations, and violence in relationships, during the teen years.
Sadness, Hopelessness, & Depression
Dr. Anne Marie Albano discusses sadness, hopelessness, and depression in youth and evidence-based treatments for these problems.
Rule Breaking, Defiance, & Acting Out
Dr. J. Mark Eddy discusses rule breaking, defiant, and ‘acting out’ behavior in children and the recommended evidence-based treatments to help with these problems.
Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors
Free video from the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council.