Preventing Violence Against Children and Youth
Working to integrate different approaches on identifying and preventing violence is paramount to creating safe, nurturing, healthy environments that protect children and youth from violence and its consequences.
Striving To Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere (STRYVE)
STRYVE Online Training
ASTHO is a partner of the STRYVE Action Council, which provides communities with information, training, and tools to put effective strategies into practice to stop violence before it occurs.
Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development
A set of demonstrated effective programs and the technical assistance and monitoring necessary to plan for and develop an effective violence intervention.
Best Practices in Bullying Prevention and Intervention
A list of ten strategies that represent best practices in bullying prevention and intervention.
Preventing Bullying: The Role of Public Health and Safety Professionals
This resource from the Children's Safety Network summarizes the role of public health in preventing bullying.
Bullying Surveillance Among Youths: Uniform Data Definitions for Public Health and Recommended Data Elements
A tool to help organizations, researchers, evaluators, community groups, educators, and public health officials define and gather systematic data on bullying to better inform research and prevention efforts.
Bullying Prevention in Schools
A position statement from the National Association of School Nurses that outlines the role of the school nurse in the implementation of bullying prevention policies and strategies.
Measuring Bullying Victimization, Perpetration, and Bystander Experiences: A Compendium of Assessment Tools
This compendium provides researchers, prevention specialists, and health educators with tools to measure a range of bullying experiences: bully perpetration, bully victimization, bully-victim experiences, and bystander experiences.
State Anti-Bullying Laws & Policies
Through laws (in their state education codes and elsewhere) and model policies (that provide guidance to districts and schools), each state addresses bullying differently. Find out how your state refers to bullying in its laws and what they require on part of schools and districts.