In this enlightening webinar, Dr. James Garbarino, a leading expert on violence, will present a developmental perspective on human violence with special focus on youth violence in the United States.
He will address the developmental impact of childhood trauma and adversity on acts of human violence. He will further explore the role of gender in violent behavior.
He will examine and shed light on the cultural issues that exacerbate violent behavior.
Dr. Garbarino will then lead participants in understanding pathways to reducing and treating violence. There will be time for Q and A with Dr. Garbarino.
- List two components of an ecological perspective on the developmental impact of trauma on child and adolescent development.
- Describe the role of “cognitive” and “behavioral” components in gender-related differences in violent behavior among children and adolescents.
- Apply three pathways to reducing youth violence.